PressTV-Get US out of war on Yemen: Senators

Two senators are introducing a bill to end the Unites States’ intervention in the Saudi war on impoverished Yemen.

Independent Senator Bernie Sanders and Republican Senator Mike Lee introduced a resolution on Wednesday afternoon to stop Washington’ support for the Saudi-led war.

“This legislation is neither liberal, nor conservative,” said Lee from the US state of Utah at a news conference. “It’s constitutional.”

The effort seeks to invoke the War Powers Resolution and end the US role in the war-ravaged country.

It, however, excludes drone strikes the US military launches against al-Qaeda terrorists in the Arab world’s poorest nation.

The directive is clear: “Congress hereby directs the President to remove United States Armed Forces from hostilities in the Republic of Yemen, except United States Armed Forces engaged in operations directed at al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula or associated forces.”

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