Saudis Bomb Yemen’s International Airport, Amid Devastating Blockade

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By Staff of Tele Sur - A Houthi statement said that the attack “is an explicit violation of international covenants and treaties, which stipulate that civilian airports are not targeted.” The [...]

On The Brink Of War

By Abdel Bari Atwan, -

By Abdel Bari Atwan for Information Clearing House - November 10, 2017 "Information Clearing House" - We should not let minor details such as Hariri’s resignation or the detention of [Saudi] [...]

Saudis, Israel Work Together To Provoke War In Lebanon

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By Joyce Chediac for Liberation News - Only a day after major ISIS defeats in Syria and Iraq indicated that fighting may be winding down, an extraordinary series of events raised the danger of a [...]

From A Concert In Las Vegas To A Funeral In Yemen

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin. While Americans are mourning the mass shooting in Las Vegas that so tragically took the lives of over 50 concert-goers, people in Yemen will be marking the one-year anniversary [...]

Left-Right Alliance Against U.S.-Saudi War On Yemen

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By Staff of IPA - Katrina vanden Heuvel just wrote the piece “Congress’s War Powers Must Be Made a Reality” in the Washington Post. She writes: “What does it take to get Congress to act on vital [...]

University of New Haven & Saudi Police Make Strange Bedfellows

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By Samayia Taylor for Popular Resistance. In the US, college students are just arriving on their campuses- some for the first time- ready to start the new academic year. They have a wide range of [...]

Lawmakers Demand U.S. Withdrawal From Saudi-Led War In Yemen

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By Dan De Luce for Foreign Policy - Four lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan bill that would halt U.S. military assistance to the Saudi-led campaign in Yemen on grounds that Congress has never [...]

Saudi Women Behind The Wheel, But Not In Driver’s Seat

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By Medea Benjamin. It looks like 27 years of protesting, along with international pressure and government recognition that it needs more Saudi women in the workforce, has finally paid off. In [...]

At Every Door

By Kathy Kelly, -

By Kathy Kelly for Dissident Voice. On July 18, 2017, at a U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing focused on “The Four Famines: Root Causes and a Multilateral Action Plan,” Republican [...]

Tillerson Present For Major Exxon Deal With Saudi Arabia

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By Steve Horn for Desmog - During his recent trip to Saudi Arabia, President Donald Trump announced an array of economic agreements between the U.S.and the Middle Eastern kingdom, saying it would [...]

Islamic State: The Genesis Of A Sectarian Frankenstein

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By Nauman Sadiq. Looking at the Islamic State’s astounding gains in Syria and Iraq in 2014, a question arises that where does its recruits get all the training and state-of-the-art weapons that [...]

Why Were the Saudi Streets So Quiet?

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin. With the world’s media focused on President Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia, it’s curious that the streets of Riyadh were so empty. Unlike most of Trump’s public appearances, [...]

There’s Less Than Meets The Eye In Trump’s Saudi Arms Deal

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By William D. Hartung for Defense One - Donald J. Trump may be unpredictable, but there is one common theme that runs throughout his presidency: a penchant for exaggerating his achievements. From [...]

Trump And Cabinet Members ‘Bust A Move’ In Saudi Arabia

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By Press TV. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - US President Donald Trump joins a sword dance held in his honor in Saudi Arabia after signing Washington’s largest-ever single arms deal with Riyadh. He was [...]

Extremist Saudi Arabia In Partnership With Donald Trump

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By Max Blumenthal for AlterNet - President Donald Trump’s nine-day-long “tolerance tour” will continue this Friday with a visit to Saudi Arabia. The junket offers Trump a brief respite from the [...]