House Republicans released the text of a 2,232 page, $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill about two days before the federal government is scheduled to shut down. 259 more words
الوسوم » Saudi Arabia
This article goes into a topic that Senator Mike Lee tried to use in his argument for ending US involvement in Yemen. The more the US supports a Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi, the more likely people will turn against the US and to terrorist organizations recruiting to fight against America. 597 more words
Saudi Arabia has set up its first national film industry entity and is expected to launch it internationally at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival.
Announced by the kindgom’s General Culture Authority (GCA), the Saudi Film Council follows the lifting last December of a 35-year-old local ban on movie theaters and is part of social and economic reforms championed by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman under the Vision 2030 banner. 533 more words
Fifteen years ago, “Shock and Awe” was unleashed over Baghdad as the preferred method of bombing Mesopotamia into “democracy” – thus fashioning what would later be hailed as the birth pangs of a New Middle East. 776 more words
“The Saudis are trying to use a brick to smash an anvil. They will destroy themselves, not Yemen.”
That’s how one of Yemen’s more prominent tribal sheikhs described Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen. 1٬573 more words