Monday, 22 Apr 2019

Category: Politics

House Votes to End US Support for Saudi-Led War in Yemen

Congress voted Thursday to end U.S. participation in the war in Yemen, giving President Donald Trump a bipartisan rebuke of his foreign policy.The House passed the resolution 247 to 175, with 16 Republicans joining majority Democrats. The Senate passed…

US Senate Drafts Plan to Help Restore Democracy to Venezuela

The U.S. Senate has drafted a plan aimed at helping bring back democracy to Venezuela through economic aid and pushing U.S. allies to impose sanctions on the Maduro regime.Eight Republicans and seven Democrats are co-sponsors of the Verdad Act � Venezu…

US Senate Drafts Plan to Help Restore Democracy to Venezuela

The U.S. Senate has drafted a plan aimed at helping bring back democracy to Venezuela through economic aid and pushing U.S. allies to impose sanctions on the Maduro regime.Eight Republicans and seven Democrats are co-sponsors of the Verdad Act � Venezu…

Pakistan Slammed for Probing Journalists

ISLAMABAD, An international media watchdog has denounced Pakistan for investigating several journalists because they posted photos online of their murdered Saudi colleague Jamal Khashoggi.Reporters Without Borders said Monday it is “appalled” to learn …

Arab Leaders to Seek UN Security Council Resolution on Golan

TUNIS, Arab leaders said on Sunday they would seek a U.N. Security Council resolution against the U.S. decision to recognise Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights and promised to support Palestinians in their bid for statehood.Arab leaders, long d…

Arab Leaders to Seek UN Security Council Resolution on Golan

TUNIS, Arab leaders said on Sunday they would seek a U.N. Security Council resolution against the U.S. decision to recognise Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights and promised to support Palestinians in their bid for statehood.Arab leaders, long d…

Germany extends Saudi arms sale ban for another six months

The German government said on Thursday it would extend for a further six months a ban on exporting arms to Saudi Arabia which has strained ties with fellow European arms exporters with whom German companies have joint programs. The ban, imposed after t…