US Senators block bi-partisan resolution to end American support for Saudi Arabia’s military campaign against Yemen

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT), introduce a joint resolution to remove US armed forces from Yemen, on Capitol Hill February 28, 2018, in Washington, DC.(Getty Images) The US Senate has voted against a resolution seeking to end American support for Saudi Arabia’s military campaign against Yemen. The upper chamber of Congress […]

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Failed UNSC resolution attempt to hide US, UK complicity in Yemen war: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif

Iran Foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Khonsari talks with Belgian Foreign minister before their meeting at the Palais Egmont in Brussels on January 11, 2018. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the US and UK’s recent failed anti-Tehran resolution is nothing but an attempt to cover up their roll in Saudi Arabia’s war in […]

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Yemeni forces’ ballistic missile hit Saudi mercenaries base in Ma’rib province

The photo, provided by the media bureau of Yemen’s operations command, shows a Yemeni missile shortly after launch. Yemeni forces have fired a ballistic missile at a military base used by the Saudi-backed mercenaries in Yemen’s central Ma’rib Province, inflicting heavy damage on their military equipment and systems.  Yemini sources said on Thursday that the […]

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French President Emanuel Macron asks King Salman of Saudi Arabia to lift Yemen blockade: Report

French President Emmanuel Macron (Photo by AFP) French President Emanuel Macron has reportedly asked King Salman of Saudi Arabia to remove a long-running blockade on Yemen and let humanitarian aid through, as millions of Yemeni civilians struggle with the humanitarian crisis caused by an ongoing Saudi military invasion. The Saudi-led war, which began in March […]

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Russia suspends own diplomatic presence in war-torn Yemen: Foreign Ministry

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova Russia says it has temporarily ended Moscow’s diplomatic presence in war-torn Yemen due to the current “situation in Sana’a,” as the Saudi-led military coalition has increased its airstrikes against the impoverished country during the past few weeks.   Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova announced the news on Tuesday, adding […]

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Members of the European Parliament urge Saudi Arabia arms ban, blast European Union members for continued sales amid Yemen war

Members of the European Parliament take part in a voting session. (File photo by AFP) European Union lawmakers have overwhelmingly voted in favor of a resolution that calls on the bloc to slap an arms embargo on Saudi Arabia, which is leading a brutal military campaign against Yemen. The non-binding resolution, which was adopted in […]

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