The people of Yemen desperately need humanitarian help, not more bombs.
I am disappointed, but not surprised, that Trump has rejected the bi-partisan resolution to end U.S. involvement in the horrific war in Yemen. https://t.co/cOrsraeCig
— Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) April 17, 2019
Trump is surrounded by neocon war hawks who supported regime change wars in Libya, Iraq, Syria…now they’re calling for overthrow the govts of Venezuela and Iran, and the result will be the same: thousands of lives lost, trillions wasted, more suffering. https://t.co/3fvfz3TIJI pic.twitter.com/UbgSr3BevL
— Tulsi Gabbard (@TulsiGabbard) April 16, 2019
“President Trump vetoed a resolution on Tuesday that would have concluded American support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen.
“This resolution is an unnecessary, dangerous attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities, endangering the lives of American citizens and brave service members, both today and in the future.”
— President Trump
The jokes write themselves. It is Israel First.
Note: Why the hell are we involved in this geopolitical quagmire anyway? It’s obviously not because of the oil anymore. I’m guessing it is because, well …