Life In Yemen’s Hodeida Now Worse Than Before “Ceasefire,” As Saudis Still Intent On City’s Capture

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpressnews.com -

HODEIDA, YEMEN — Yemen’s armed forces, loyal to the Houthis, said that Saudi Arabia and the United Arabian Emirates will be targeted in retaliation for any major attack on the port city of [...]

Giving The Bomb To Saudi Arabia’s Dr. Strangelove

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig.com -

The most dangerous foreign policy decision of the Trump administration—and I know this is saying a lot—is its decision to share sensitive nuclear technology with Saudi Arabia and authorize U.S. [...]

As Yemeni Fishermen Risk Their Lives To Feed Their Nation, Saudis Use Them For Target Practice

By Mnar Muhawesh and Ahmed Abdulrahman, Mintpressnews.com -

HODEIDA, YEMEN —  “They told us that if we didn’t confess they would kill us and throw our bodies into the sea for the fish and birds to eat,” recalls Omar Ghalib, a Yemeni fisherman who was [...]

Our Man In Riyadh

By Andrew J. Bacevich, Tom Dispatch. -

What does President Trump’s recent nomination of retired Army General John Abizaid to become the next U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia signify? Next to nothing -- and arguably quite a [...]

Saudi Arabia Has To Be Stopped And This Time It May Get Stopped

By Andre Vltchek, Countercurrents.org -

In the eyes of many in the West, it crossed them not because it has been brutally killing tens of thousands of innocent people in Yemen, not even because it keeps sponsoring terrorists in Syria, [...]

The Khashoggi Affair And The Future Of Saudi Arabia

By Daniel Lazare, Consortiumnews.com -

If Donald Trump seems at a loss about how to respond to the Jamal Khashoggi murder, it may not be because he’s worried about his Saudi business investments or any of the other things [...]

Khashoggi – A Deal Has Been Made, Will It Hold?

By Moon of Alabama. -

October 25 - A preliminary deal has been made between the Turkish president Erdogan and the al-Saud clan in Saudi Arabia. The case of Jamal Khashoggi, killed in Istanbul by bodyguards of the [...]

Turkey, Saudi Arabia & Trump Coordinating a Plan to Get Away with Murder

By Jefferson Morley, Deep State, Independent Media Institute -

Defense contractors are mobilizing to protect those oh-so-generous contracts with the Saudis. The Saudis are deploying their media assets in the Persian Gulf and the United Kingdom. And now [...]

Saudi Arabia Financed The Killers Of American Troops I Commanded

By Maj. Danny Sjursen, Truthdig.com -

It’s time to ask an uncomfortable question: What exactly is the U.S. getting out of its partnership with Saudi Arabia? The answer is: nothing but headaches, human rights abuses and national [...]

Assassins Without Borders

By John Feffer, Fpif.org -

Russia, North Korea, and Saudi Arabia are the latest members of a select international club. Assassins Without Borders has roots that go back, in the modern era at least, to the policies of the [...]

Saudi Royals Considering Replacement For Mohammad bin Salman

By ZeroHedge, Mintpressnews.com -

The major French daily Le Figaro on Thursday published a bombshell story which reports the Saudi royal family is actively considering a replacement to crown prince Mohammed bin Salman (MbS) as [...]

Khashoggi Is Not The Only One Reason The US Should Cut Its Saudi Ties

By Medea Benjamin and Mary Miller -

Saudi Arabia has made headlines recently for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. What happened to Khashoggi is certainly tragic, but it’s far from the only crime committed by the Kingdom [...]

Did Saudis, CIA Fear Khashoggi 9/11 Bombshell?

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic-culture.org -

The macabre case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi raises the question: did Saudi rulers fear him revealing highly damaging information on their secret dealings? In particular, possible [...]

The Unpredictable Implications Of The Killing Of Khashoggi

By Moon of Alabama -

The negotiation over the Khashoggi case will be extremely difficult. The protagonists are headstrong and dangerous people. The issue could easily escalate. It could escalate into something much [...]

The Royal Touch: How Saudi Money Keeps Washington At War In Yemen

By Ben Freeman, Tomdispatch.com -

It was May 2017. The Saudis were growing increasingly nervous. For more than two years they had been relying heavily on U.S. military support and bombs to defeat Houthi rebels in Yemen. Now, the [...]