Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Doctors Without Borders”

Trump Covers for Haftar’s War Crimes

By shielding Haftar and the LNA from condemnation by the Security Council, the Trump administration has declared for the warlord.

Posted July 4th, 2019

‘America Is The Whole Thing’: U.S. Complicity in the Destruction of Yemen

The people of Yemen know only too well that the U.S. is responsible for backing the Saudi and Emirati attack on their country.

Posted July 5th, 2018

Saudi War Crimes and the Lies They Tell About Them

It is typical that the Saudi coalition first denies any involvement in their crimes, and then attempts to blame the victim to avoid taking any responsibility for their illegal acts.

Posted June 27th, 2018

The Saudi Coalition Bombed a Cholera Treatment Center in Yemen

U.S. support for the bombing campaign enables the frequent bombing of medical facilities and other civilian targets.

Posted June 11th, 2018

Massacring Palestinians with Impunity

Gunning down dozens of people in a single day qualifies as a massacre no matter how much anyone wants to spin it as something else.

Posted May 14th, 2018

In Response to Indiscriminate Saudi Bombing, MSF Evacuates Northern Yemen

The blame lies squarely with Riyadh, its allies, and its Western patrons.

Posted August 18th, 2016

‘The Administration Must Stop Enabling This Madness’ in Yemen

Rep. Ted Lieu has been one of the few members of Congress to criticize the administration in the last year over its support for the war on Yemen.

Posted August 15th, 2016

One Year On, the Appalling War on Yemen Continues

U.S. support for the Saudi-led war on Yemen continues to be a disgrace for our country.

Posted March 26th, 2016

The War on Yemen and the Administration’s Empty “Concern”

Empty statements of “concern” can’t hide that U.S. support for the war is indefensible.

Posted January 25th, 2016

The Indefensible War on Yemen Continues

The Obama administration refuses to criticize the Saudi-led coalition for its many documented abuses and likely war crimes.

Posted January 11th, 2016

The Saudis’ War Crimes in Yemen

The U.S. has helped them both in committing these crimes and in keeping them from facing close scrutiny of what they have been doing.

Posted October 27th, 2015

End the Blockade of Yemen

Starving Yemen’s civilian population of the basic necessities of life is cruel, inhumane, and completely indefensible.

Posted May 14th, 2015