Trump failed to mention that Yemen’s current conflict escalated dramatically in early 2015, when Saudi Arabia led a coalition of Arab countries to intervene in the war.
To maintain its stability, Saudi Arabia needs to end its costly war in Yemen, where much of the population is subjected to famine and disease.
Remnants of U.S.-made bombs have been found at the scene of multiple airstrikes in Yemen in the past several years that have killed dozens of civilians, CNN reports.
Largely hidden from the public, billions of dollars have been made by American arms manufactures in the US backed war in Yemen.
We stand ready to work with the administration to persuade the Saudis and Emiratis to support our objectives for Yemen and to honor their commitments.
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