America is fueling the war in Yemen. Congress is finally pushing back.

It’s a rare congressional rebuke of President Donald Trump. The United States has spent years helping Saudi Arabia bombard Yemen, killing thousands of civilians along the way. Now members of Congress say America needs to stop supporting the bloodshed.

The GOP-controlled House of Representatives passed a resolution Monday that says America shouldn’t assist Saudi Arabia in its fight against Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen. That’s because, by a wide 366-30 margin, the House believes the US is only authorized to fight terrorist groups like ISIS or al-Qaeda whether they are in...

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By: Vox - Tuesday, 14 November

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