Kuwait To Send Ground Troops To Join Saudi War In Yemen

The conflict has so far killed more than 6,000 people. The U.N. agency for children, UNICEF, has said that nearly half of those killed in the war so far have been civilians, and that 637 of them have been children. Continue reading

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Iran Calls Saudi Arabia To Task Over Promoting Terrorism

Rouhani said a Saudi-led coalition that has been bombing Yemen since March has prompted a humanitarian crisis and greater poverty in Yemen, saying these were among the main causes behind the spread of extremism in the region. Continue reading

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UN: Saudis Killing ‘Disproportionate’ Number Of Yemeni Civilians

The US insists that they’ve urged their Saudi Allies to stick to ‘lawful’ targeting. America is providing both logistical support to the Saudi-lead coalition attempting to defeat the Houthis in Yemen. Continue reading

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Saudi Airstrikes Pound Yemen As Ceasefire Falters

Saudi warplanes tend to kill a few dozen people in Yemen on any given day, and despite the newly minted ceasefire today was no different. Continue reading

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Six Colombian Mercenaries, Australian Commander Slain In Yemen

The UAE has been building a “second army” of mercenaries, overwhelmingly from South America, since 2011. Blackwater founder Erik Prince was initially responsible for the organization of this force, though the UAE insists he is no longer involved. Continue reading

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German Intelligence Warns Saudi Arabia Is ‘Destabilizing Arab World’

The memo focuses particularly on the role of Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the 30-year-old son of King Salman who was recently appointed deputy crown prince and defense minister. Continue reading

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