Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “Oxfam”

Senate Passes Disapproval Resolutions on Arms Sales

Both U.S. involvement in the war on Yemen and the arms sales are continuing mostly because of the president, and he owns the consequences of this despicable policy.

Posted June 20th, 2019

230,000+ Affected by Yemen’s New Cholera Outbreak

Yemen’s humanitarian crisis has not abated in the slightest.

Posted April 28th, 2019

Cholera Outbreak Continues to Surge in Yemen

The conditions are ripe for another explosion of cholera that could claim thousands more lives.

Posted April 18th, 2019

Trump’s Shameful Yemen Veto Defines His Presidency

With this veto, he has defined his presidency with his abject subservience to Riyadh and his complete indifference to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

Posted April 16th, 2019

For Peace in Yemen, End U.S. Support for the Saudi Coalition

Our involvement in the war has been one of the problems and it remains a significant obstacle to finding a negotiated political solution to the war.

Posted March 27th, 2019

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Act now to save Yemeni lives. The heads of five major humanitarian …

Posted November 30th, 2018

Saving Yemen from the Worst Famine in Decades

There is still time to prevent the worst-case scenario in Yemen, but that time is almost up.

Posted November 26th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

“The Trump administration is defying and lying to Congress.” Oxfam responds to …

Posted September 14th, 2018

The Trump Administration Is Lying to Congress About Yemen

Will lawmakers hold the liars accountable?

Posted September 12th, 2018

Closing Hodeidah Would Put Another 8 Million Yemenis on Verge of Famine

The risk to the civilian population from continuing the Hodeidah offensive is unacceptably high.

Posted August 1st, 2018

The Disastrous Saudi Coalition Attack on Hodeidah Continues

The U.S. has once again proven to the coalition governments that there is nothing they can do that will jeopardize military assistance for this war.

Posted July 10th, 2018

The Starvation of Yemen Hasn’t Ended

The Saudis and their allies are still trying to strangle Yemen into submission.

Posted January 25th, 2018

The Saudi Blockade Keeps Killing Yemenis with Starvation and Disease

The longer that the Saudis and their allies keep strangling the country, the worse these conditions will get.

Posted December 4th, 2017

The Saudis’ Crime Against Humanity

As long as the coalition blockade is in place, famine and disease will still claim countless lives.

Posted November 24th, 2017

Yemen Is Being Strangled to Death

The Saudis and their allies are deliberately trying to strangle the civilian population by depriving them of essential food and medicine.

Posted November 14th, 2017

Yemen’s Horrifying Cholera Epidemic Continues to Spread

The epidemic is just one part of the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

Posted October 26th, 2017

Yemen’s Horrifying Cholera Epidemic Continues to Spread

The epidemic is the worst of its kind in modern records, and has surpassed the number of cases in Haiti’s epidemic that occurred between 2010 and 2015 in a matter of months.

Posted September 28th, 2017