US Sells New Warships to Saudi Arabia Despite Warnings of War Crimes in Yemen

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/33327-us-sells-new-warships-to-saudi-arabia-despite-warnings-of-war-crimes-in-yemen

The Obama administration has approved an $11.25 billion deal to sell four advanced, Lockheed Martin-made warships to Saudi Arabia. The move comes as Amnesty International has called on the United States to halt arms transfers to Saudi Arabia or risk being complicit in war crimes in Yemen, where Saudi Arabia is waging a U.S.-backed campaign against Houthi rebels. We speak to Rep. Ted Lieu about his critique of US policy in Yemen and Syria. Please check back later for full transcript.

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