U.S. Senate votes to consider ending U.S. support for Saudi-led war in Yemen


by Global News

Global News— The U.S. Senate voted to advance a resolution to end U.S. military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen's civil war, setting the stage for a possible final vote on the measure within days.

@CBSPolitics—Senate votes to advance measure to end U.S. support for Saudi war in Yemen. The bipartisan measure would remove U.S. armed forces from hostilities in Yemen that have not been authorized by Congress

www.washingtonpost.com—Ryan says he does not support Senate measure to end U.S. backing for Saudi-led war in Yemen. The departing House speaker said U.S.-imposed sanctions on the Saudis are a “smarter” way to go.

WSJ—Senate to Vote on Withdrawing U.S. Support to Saudis in Yemen War. A resolution set for a Senate vote this week would end U.S. military backing to the Saudi coalition in the Yemen war in an effort to punish Riyadh for the Khashoggi killing.