New Sanctions To Hit Iranian Kids – Pompeo, Bolton Thrilled…
Also: (Dr. Ron Paul) – Politics As Usual: Senate Refuses To Hold Iran War Debate
The Senate Majority Leader is attempting to block consideration of an amendment to the National Defense Authorization bill that would withhold funds for any attack on Iran without Congressional approval. As usual, the debate is not about whether or not to go to war or even debate a war, but to make partisan political points. Also: (Dr. Ron Paul) – US Arms Dealers Getting Rich On Yemen’s Misery
As the Saudi genocide of Yemen continues, everything’s coming up roses for the US arms dealers who are supplying the Saudi killing machine. Billions in arms sales are made yearly and foreign agents lobbying for the Saudis and the United Arab Emirates are making millions. Meanwhile, millions of Yemeni civilians face starvation, disease, and death in the four year Saudi war of aggression on them. Also: (Dr. Ron Paul) – Iran/US Escalation – Blame Pompeo And Bolton?
The US/Iran conflict is coming to a crisis point this weekend, with a vote in the Senate on war powers, Iran set to breach its agreed to stockpile limits on enriched nuclear material, and strong words of warning from the Russian government. Will this weekend’s Trump/Putin meeting in Japan de-escalate tensions?