Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “The Associated Press”

The Injustice of Economic Warfare

The administration knows perfectly well that the sanctions have closed off safe channels for humanitarian goods, and they don’t care.

Posted July 30th, 2019

Sanctions Kill Hope for a Better Future

Ordinary Iranians are forced to watch as the future they hoped for disappears in front of them.

Posted July 24th, 2019

The Opportunism and Desperation of Iran Hawks

Here is a perfect example of how leading Iran hawks make false and misleading claims to promote their failed “maximum pressure” campaign.

Posted July 17th, 2019

Trump’s Very Unpopular Foreign Policy

The public can also see that Trump has had hardly any significant successes overseas since he took office.

Posted January 28th, 2019

A Deceptive Defense Department Report on Torture in Yemen

The U.S. position on the UAE’s torture of detainees in Yemen is a disgraceful case of “see no evil, hear no evil.”

Posted January 8th, 2019

The Starvation of Yemen and the Attack on Hodeidah

There will be many more preventable deaths if the coalition’s Hodeidah offensive continues.

Posted September 16th, 2018

How the War on Yemen Helps Al Qaeda

Insofar as the U.S. has any security interests in Yemen, supporting a war that strengthens and relies on the local Al Qaeda affiliate damages and undermines those interests.

Posted August 6th, 2018

The UAE Runs Torture Prisons in ‘Liberated’ Yemen

The UAE is likely creating many more terrorists with its brutal treatment of Yemeni detainees.

Posted June 20th, 2018

The Saudi Coalition’s Starvation of Yemen Hasn’t Ended

The crisis in Yemen is entirely man-made, and the Saudi coalition bears a huge share of the responsibility for creating it.

Posted May 5th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Starving Yemeni mothers skip meals to feed their children. The AP reports …

Posted May 4th, 2018

The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Ceaseless war puts Yemen on the brink of famine. The AP reports …

Posted January 6th, 2017