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The U.S. Plan to Protect Oil Tankers Might Accidentally Start a War With Iran

The Pentagon wants to put together a military coalition to protect tankers passing through crucial shipping lanes near Iran and Yemen.
David Gilbert
7.10.19
war powers

The war in Yemen is bringing Trump allies and progressives together

And they're asking for a meeting with the president.
Matt Laslo
4.10.19
Yemen

Another cholera outbreak is threatening Yemen, and doctors say it could get worse

“Action is needed urgently to reinstate the health system to a functional status or we risk losing more people to preventable diseases.”
Menatalla Ibrahim
4.6.19
War powers act

The Senate just voted to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen

“This is a direct response to the Khashoggi killing”
Matt Laslo
3.13.19
VICE on HBO

What it’s like to live in the world’s worst humanitarian crisis

Starvation, disease and a brutal conflict with no end in sight: inside Yemen’s devastating war.
Ben Anderson
2.21.19
War powers act

Congress just voted to end the U.S.'s support of the war in Yemen

The White House has promised to veto the measure.
Matt Laslo
2.13.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside the al-Qaeda heartlands of Yemen

“They shot randomly, destroying homes. If a man is indeed a member of al-Qaeda, the military should run after him and not come here and destroy civilian homes.”
Sean Stephens
2.7.19
War powers act

Congress to introduce a bill limiting Trump's use of military power

The War Powers Act resolution would end U.S. involvement in Yemen's civil war and limit Trump's options in Venezuela.
Matt Laslo
1.30.19
Yemen

A ceasefire has stopped fighting in Yemen's Hodeidah

“The problem is that the forces have yet to disengage, and when they're close up to each other they are liable to respond to anything they see as a provocation.”
David Gilbert
12.18.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

One doctor’s desperate attempt to save Yemen's starving children

“This is a malnutrition crisis, and an even worse one is looming in the distance.”
Amel Guettatfi
12.14.18
Yemen

Senate votes to end U.S. support of Yemen war and unanimously condemns murder of Khashoggi

“What the Senate did today is say that the United States Congress is sick and tired of abdicating its constitutional responsibility on matters of war.”
Rex Santus
12.13.18
Jamal Khashoggi

Congress has a chance to embarrass Trump on Khashoggi and Yemen this week

Will Congress take back its constitutionally-mandated oversight of foreign wars?
Matt Laslo
12.3.18
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