Trump Vetoes Resolution To End Participation In Yemen Civil War
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 United States President Donald Trump said a resolution which would have ended support for the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen from Washington was "unnecessary" and called it an "attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities" on Tuesday, according to The Washington Post. “This resolution is an unnecessary, dangerous attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities, endangering the lives of American citizens and brave service members, both today and in the future,” Trump said in the veto message. This is the second veto of Trump's presidency but had been expected after the measure passed the House of Representatives on a 247-175 vote earlier this month. The Senate had passed the measure...
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