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"Indifferent to Yemen's Misery," Senate Approves Massive Saudi Arms Deal

SHAFAQNA - The U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to dismiss a bipartisan bill that would have blocked a massive $1.15 billion weapons shipment to Saudi Arabia, to the dismay of peace groups and rights advocates who have called on…

British Government threatened with legal action over weapon sale to Saudi Arabia

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SHAFAQNA  - The British Government could be taken to court in order to halt arms exports from British companies to the Saudi Arabian regime, campaigners and lawyers have said. Law firm Leigh Day, which is representing Campaign Against the…