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'US halts sending cluster bombs to Saudi', but the USA says one thing and does another

‘US halts sending cluster bombs to Saudi’

The United States has reportedly suspended the transfer of cluster bombs to Saudi Arabia amid growing concerns that the kingdom has used the weapons in its bombing campaign in Yemen, a report says. 393 more words

US Foreign Policy

Peace Action Applauds US for Cluster Bomb Hold; Urges Signing of Cluster Bomb Convention

For Immediate Release:  May 27, 2016

Contact: Paul Kawika Martin, Peace Action, 951-217-7285 cell, pmartin@peace-action.org

Peace Action Applauds US for Cluster Bomb Hold; Urges Signing of Cluster Bomb Convention… 240 more words

Human Right Champion British Govt , supplying Cluster Bombs to Saudi Forces Bombing Yemeni Civilians

JNN 26 May 2016 Sanaa : Banned UK-manufactured cluster bombs have been found in a Yemeni village targeted in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes, leading to calls for the UK to come clean on its weapon sales and military support to Saudi Arabia. 538 more words

Middle East

Amnesty Finds New US, UK Cluster Bombs in Yemen

Local Editor

Leading human rights group Amnesty International said its most recent mission to Yemen has found evidence of US, UK and Brazilian cluster munitions used by Saudi forces. 409 more words

USA

No War Crimes Here

Bridge over the Nishava River.  Photo: Gregory Elich.

As a member of a delegation documenting NATO war crimes in 1999, I visited Nish, the third largest city in Yugoslavia. 2,255 more words

Europe

WTF? #Obama giving his terror sponsoring @SaudiArabia pals cluster bombs

The Saudi-American arms deals are a continuation of a booming business that has developed between Washington and Riyadh during the Obama years.

In the first six years of the Obama administration, the United States entered into agreements to transfer nearly $50 billion in weaponry to Saudi Arabia, with tens of billions of dollars of additional offers in the pipeline. 10 more words

National News

Saudi used US- made cluster bombs in Yemen market attacks: HRW


The Human Rights
Watch (HRW) says
Saudi Arabia used US-
made cluster bombs
in two recent airstrikes on a busy market in Yemen, which killed scores of civilians. 418 more words

World News