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Exposed: British Cluster Bombs Used in Deadly Attacks on Civilians - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: UK, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Saudi-led coalition, cluster bombs, illegal weapons, attacks on civilians, arms sales, chldren killed and maimed, Amnesty International petition )

Judy
- 33 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Tell the PM to investigate immediately. The UK government should stop selling arms to the Saudi Arabia-led coalition carrying out illegal and indiscriminate airstrikes in Yemen.
Doctors Without Borders Condemns "Epidemic" of Hospital Attacks as "Acts of Terror" in Chilling UN Address
World  (tags: Afghanistan, doctors without borders, kunduz, msf, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Syria, War, Yemen )

Judy
- 52 days ago - salon.com
MSF President Joanne Liu blasted the wars in Afghanistan, Syria, Yemen in heart-wrenching Security Council briefing.
U.S. Made Cluster Bomb Use By Saudis in Yemen
World  (tags: cluster bombs, USA, Saudi Arabia, international treaty, Yemen, human rights )

Dandelion
- 110 days ago - nytimes.com
Human Rights Watch released a report Sunday providing new indications that Saudi Arabia has fired American-made cluster munitions, banned by international treaty, in civilian areas of Yemen, and said their use may also violate United States law.
EU: Stop Arm Sales to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Saud Arabia, Yemen, Middle East, violence, war, weapons, humanitarian crisis, petitions )

Freya
- 133 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
They bomb schools, hospitals, even wedding parties. What Saudi Arabia is doing in Yemen is disgusting - and they're doing it with weapons they buy from Europe, the US, and Canada. But in just a few days we can stem the flow of weapons to the Saudis.
Four Patients Among Dead After Attack on Hospital in Yemen
World  (tags: Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Doctors Without Borders, Médecins Sans Frontières, Middle East and North Africa )

Judy
- 168 days ago - theguardian.com
Medecins Sans Frontieres condemns attack on Shiara hospital, saying attackers would have known it was a health facility.
Stop the $1.29 Billion Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: war, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, petitions )

Freya
- 203 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia has led an airstrike campaign in Yemen that frequently targets residential neighborhoods and civil infrastructure, resulting in thousands of civilian deaths.
With US Help, Saudi Arabia Is Obliterating Yemen
World  (tags: Yemen, civil war, Saudi Arabia, civilian deaths, world, politics, violence, war, middle-east, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, government )

Cal
- 208 days ago - globalpost.com
The airstrikes have been relentless since March, a period now of eight months. They are supposed to be targeting a local rebel group, but appear largely indiscriminate, regularly hitting civilian targets. Thousands of people have been killed.
Stop Arming War Criminals
World  (tags: weapons, arms, military, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, refugees, war crimes, petitions )

Freya
- 238 days ago - forcechange.com
Weapons provided by the United States to Saudi Arabia-led coalitions have been used to commit war crimes in Yemen, according to Amnesty International. The U.S. backed Saudi forces have declared cities filled with tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians...
The US Could End Saudi War Crimes in Yemen - It Just Doesn't Want To
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, politics, Yemen, SaudiArabia, USsociety )

Cal
- 251 days ago - truth-out.org
The Saudi-led coalition is guilty of systematic war crimes in Yemen, and the US bears legal responsibility because of the use of arms purchased from the United States, an Amnesty International report charged in early October.
The Drone Papers
World  (tags: Drone Papers, The Intercept, secret documents, Afghanistan, Yemen, Somalia, Obama drone wars )

Dandelion
- 254 days ago - theintercept.com
The Intercept has obtained a cache of secret documents detailing the inner workings of the U.S. militarys assassination program in Afghanistan, Yemen, and Somalia. Provided by a whistleblower offers an unprecedented glimpse into the Obama drone wars.
OP-ED: Yemen in Dust, Blood and Flames, and the World Is Silent. Could It Be Oil?
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, violence, Yemen )

Cal
- 273 days ago - theecologist.org
There's a plan afoot in Yemen, writes Martha Mundy, but no one is telling you about it.
Sonali Kolhatkar: Why Are We Ignoring the War on Yemen?
World  (tags: amnesty international, arab spring, doctors without borders, egypt, human rights watch, kpfk, red cross, saudi arabia, sonali kolhatkar, unicef, uprising, war crime, yemen )

Judy
- 309 days ago - truthdig.com
"Yemen is one of the most terrifying places in the world to be a child." While ordinary civilians are suffering horrific violence and starvation, there is deafening silence from the U.S. and others who claim to be defenders of human rights.
Under Fire: Inside the Siege of Aden
World  (tags: war, violence, society, Yemen, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, children, middle-east, humanrights, world )

Cal
- 325 days ago - news.vice.com
Food is scarce, with no rice, milk, or flour for bread. Trash is piling up in the streets, there are no toilets, and Dengue fever is rife. One government official told me that every day between 20 to 40 people die from the spread of illness
There Are Now More Refugees Around The World Than Any Other Time In The Last 50 Years
World  (tags: refugees, WWII, Yemen, Burundi, Syria, EU, Australia, global conflicts, environmental, wars, Afghanistan, Darfur )

Dandelion
- 338 days ago - globalpost.com
A report released today by the United Nations close to 60 million people have fled their homes because of either conflict or persecution half of them are children. That number does not include people fleeing due to poverty gang violence or environmental
 

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