SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni officials say a rebel airstrike has hit a military parade outside the southern port city of Aden, killing several troops from the Saudi-led coalition. The pro-rebel news.. Seattle Times - Published
· A comedian said Saudi Arabia encouraged more people to watch his show *"Patriot Act"* by making Netflix remove an episode.
· *Hasan Minhaj criticized Saudi Arabia on his show, accusing it of.. Business Insider - Published
Happy Friday! Jim Cramer's ready to close out the week with some thoughts on the jobs report, which was released Friday morning, and why he and TheStreet's London Bureau Chief, Martin Baccardax, chose..
According to a report by Business Insider, Saudi Arabia and its allies are paying Sudanese soldiers, many of whom are between the ages of 14 and 17, as much as 10,000 dollars to fight in their brutal..
Yemenis have traded accusations over shelling reported in the lifeline port city of Hodeidah after a truce came into effect. But the United Nations is bringing the warring sides together to discuss the..
Netflix faced criticism Wednesday from human rights groups for pulling an episode in Saudi Arabia of comedian Hasan Minhaj’s “Patriot Act” series that criticized the kingdom’s powerful crown.. SFGate - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The host, comedian Hasan Minhaj, used his series' second episode to lambaste that nation's crown prince over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the Saudi-led war in Yemen. Newsday - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
· *Netflix pulled an episode of Hasan Minhaj's "Patriot Act" in Saudi Arabia that was critical of the kingdom and accused it of covering up the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi to protect its.. Business Insider - Published
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A court in Bahrain has upheld a five-year prison sentence against prominent activist Nabeel Rajab over tweets alleging torture at a prison in his country and.. Seattle Times - Published
A ceasefire in Yemen is set to go into effect Tuesday in a key port city. Fighting between a Saudi-led coalition and Iranian-backed rebels has pushed millions to the brink of famine. Elizabeth Palmer.. CBS News - Published
Yemen’s government and Houthi rebels agreed to a cease-fire in an embattled port city, a breakthrough in the nearly four-year conflict that came as lawmakers in Washington ramped up pressure on a.. Wall Street Journal - Published
The Senate voted to withdraw U.S. aid from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, despite President Trump's support for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Zeke Miller, CBSN political contributor and White House.. CBS News - Published
Resolutions taking sides against the Saudi-led coalition are symbolic, but lawmakers' willingness to ignore the administration's public stance hints of political weakness for Trump. Newsday - Published
The U.S. Senate ignored appeals by the Trump administration and passed a resolution on Thursday to withdraw U.S. support for the Saudi-led coalition at war in Yemen, delivering a bipartisan setback for.. Wall Street Journal - Published Also reported by •FT.com •USATODAY.com
Thursday’s vote marks the first time the Senate invoked Congress’ war powers to challenge U.S. military involvement abroad. Trump opposed withdrawal.
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The Senate on Friday passed a resolution calling on the U.S. to end military assistance for the Saudi-led coalition’s war in Yemen against Iran-backed Houthis, in a bipartisan vote that saw.. FOXNews.com - Published