The War Powers Resolution was passed with a final vote count of 54 to 46 with seven Republicans voting with the Democrats, CNN reported.
In this way, the USA only "prolongs the conflict and the humanitarian crisis", he said. The resolution requires the president to withdraw any U-S troops in or affecting Yemen within 30 days.
Lawmakers from both parties are not only opposed to the bloodshed in Yemen, but also upset over what they see as Trump's tepid response to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October.
Now, the US provides logistics intelligence support, which officials say chiefly helps limit civilian casualties.
Either way, USA support for the Saudi/UAE war in Yemen will end, and changes are coming to the way in which US foreign policy is debated, enacted, and conducted.
"Our focus should be on ending the war in Yemen responsibly", he said.
He also said it could hurt the anti-al Qaeda effort still underway on the Arabian Peninsula. Some Senate Republicans this week plan to vote again Trump's emergency declaration, congressional Republicans backed Trump off a withdrawal of US troops from Syria last month, and the House passed a resolution in January to bar a USA exit from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.
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It now goes to the Democratic-controlled House, where its expected passage would mark the first time Congress has successfully used the 1973 War Powers Act to try to curtail a foreign military intervention.
The rivals Houthis - who are at war with the internationally recognized government and its backers from the Saudi-led coalition - hailed the Senate step, saying that US support has "prolonged the conflict". President Donald Trump has threatened to veto the motion, claiming that the resolution would undermine the fight against extremism.
"Most of the advocacy around this war in the USA has focused on what we want the U.S.to stop doing - refuelling, selling arms, blocking Security Council actions, etc. ..."
They argue that U.S. logistical support for the Saudis makes Washington a belligerent party in the conflict. He claimed that didn't meet the threshold of hostilities required to trigger the law.
"We need to stay engaged (in Yemen) with the limited engagement we've had", Risch said.
The vote on the war powers resolution will be the second within four months in the Senate. A handful of Republicans back then offered their support for the measure-or at least wouldn't block it from moving to a floor vote-because of their disgust with MbS and with the Trump administration for defending the Saudis and refusing to enact meaningful consequences for Khashoggi's murder.
Students in Lisbon were joined by several political leaders, including from the Left Bloc and Communist Party. Schoolchildren take part in a student climate protest on March 15, 2019 in London, England.
Beckham was not, La Canfora reported , a part of the trade talks between the two teams as the negotiations were going along. If Beckham were to have a new contract, there is a chance he won't get a much better deal than what he has at the moment.
But Marco Silva's men held Liverpool to a draw in their last home game and I always sense that this side has goals in them . United were drawn on Saturday to face Barcelona in the Champions League quarterfinals, hosting the first leg on April 10.
No person has been executed since 2006 because California's execution protocols have not been lawful. No inmates will be released as a result of the directive nor will any current sentences be altered.
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Trump repeated his view that a crisis existed at the border, called the resolution reckless and said he was proud to veto it. Ahead of the voting, Trump framed the issue as with-him-or-against-him on border security, a powerful argument with many.
His candidacy drew praise from the Texas Democratic Party, which tweeted about his close, but unsuccessful, bid to unseat Sen. The show cut to a split-screen of the two men, overlaid with a graphic of an old-school video game.
But Jackson dismissed his plea for no more prison time on the charges of conspiring to launder money and tamper with witnesses. State Department officials in Kiev in 2013, suggesting that the government at least had some awareness of what he was doing.
Nearly everything she wears up to and around the $300 or 300 pound-mark, a pretty high price point, sells out, she added. Count New York singer and musician Tessa Lena among indifferent Americans. "No, no, no.
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Traditionally, Game of Thrones episodes have clocked in at around an hour in length, so this is nothing out of the ordinary. Overall we are still looking at a final season which will run to 410 minutes continuously (the titles aside).
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Actresses, CEO's among those arrested in college admissions scam
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Los Angeles in the NBA Playoffs
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49ers, Chiefs in trade talks for OLB Dee Ford
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California governor suspends death penalty
This could create a challenge for Newsom, since his executive order would be denying the will of the California people. However, in 2012 and again in 2016, Californian voters rejected ballot measures aimed at abolishing the death penalty.