Tag Archives: Yemen
It is a major transit route for oil tankers. A large share of China’s industrial exports to Western Europe transits through this strategic waterway. Maritime trade from East and Southern Africa to Western Europe also transits within proximity of Socotra (Suqutra), through the Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea. WAMM Newsletter, Volume 36, Number […]
How do we, in the U.S., develop grassroots communities dedicated to both understanding the complex realities Yemenis face and working to end U.S. participation in the war on Yemen?
When children waste away to literally nothing while fourteen million people face conflict driven famine, a hue and cry—yes, a caterwaul —most certainly should be raised, worldwide.
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“This conflict is backed by the U.S. and the U.K.”
To date, the US continues selling weapons to the UAE and to its coalition partner, Saudi Arabia
The Middle East region is once again a tinderbox as tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran are rising to new heights.
The U.N. must abandon its biased role in the Yemen conflict, so it can broker a peace
Trump’s Recycling Program
War Crimes and War Criminals, Old and (Potentially) New
January 11, 2018 marked the 16th year that Guantanamo prison has exclusively imprisoned Muslim men, subjecting many of them to torture and arbitrary detention. …Forty-one hearts still beat in Guantanamo prison cells. That’s forty-one too many.
Senate War Powers resolution on ending unauthorized US support for the war in Yemen – A bipartisan Senate resolution on Yemen will be introduced in mid-January and has a good chance of passing.
Bombs have directly killed and injured far too many innocent people in Yemen, but starvation follows.
We still could acquire a great hunger: a transforming hunger to share justice with our planetary neighbors.
A United Nations study found that war and climate change were the driving forces of an increase in malnutrition worldwide in 2016.
We can push the Senate to pass the same provisions as the House by focusing on progress made, publicizing the House votes on social media, and pushing for a House roll call vote on the Davidson-Nolan prohibitions on Defense Appropriation
Every child killed or maimed by US-made weapons inevitably creates enemies among survivors.
Join with us to demand: No Ban, No Bombs, No Wars!!
“Disarm and live.”
This world in arms is not spending money alone.
Jan Egeland, who heads the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), says that seven million Yemeni people are on the brink of famine.