Trump increases Pentagon support for Saudi war on Yemen
This May 2015 video from the USA is called Saudi Airstrikes Kill 800 Civilians In Yemen.
By Bill Van Auken in the USA:
As Yemen war enters third year, Pentagon moves to escalate slaughter
28 March 2017
The Pentagon has formally asked the Trump White House to lift limited restrictions imposed by the Obama administration on US military aid to the Saudi Arabian monarchy’s near genocidal war against the impoverished people of Yemen.
The Washington Post reported Monday that Defense Secretary James “Mad Dog” Mattis, a recently-retired US Marine general, had submitted a memo earlier this month to Trump’s national security adviser H.R. McMaster, an active duty US Army lieutenant general, for the approval of stepped-up support for military operations being conducted in Yemen by both the Saudi regime and its principal Arab ally, the United Arab Emirates.
The memo, according to the Post, stressed…
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