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The Week’s Most Interesting Reads

Saudi Arabia and the UAE are starving Yemenis to death. Radhya Almutawakel and Abdulrasheed Alfaqih detail [1] the crimes of the Saudi coalition against Yemeni civilians.

“There is an American imprint on every single civilian death inside Yemen.” Lara Seligman interviews [2] Sen. Chris Murphy about the war on Yemen and the effort in Congress to end U.S. involvement in it.

Saudi Arabia ignores the Trump administration on Yemen. Bruce Riedel comments [3] on the Saudi coalition’s escalation following U.S. calls for a ceasefire.

Helping Iranians to leads normal lives. Esfandyar Batmanghelidj observes [4] that “ordinary Iranians are struggling to answer the question of why sanctions are being re-imposed and why they must suffer.”

The troika of absurdity. Andrew Bacevich ridicules [5] John Bolton’s “troika of tyranny” speech in Miami as a cynical political stunt.

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#1 Comment By b. On November 10, 2018 @ 9:05 am

AUMF, nation building, Americanization coming: