House votes to end US role in Yemen, poised to block Trump from launching Iran strike

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President Donald Trump commented on Iran, the census, migrants, the British ambassador to the United States and the U.S. national team’s win in the Women’s World Cup on Sunday. (July 8)
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WASHINGTON – The House approved a measure Thursday that would force President Donald Trump to end U.S. military support of Saudi Arabia’s military operations in Yemen.

Next up is a proposal that would bar Trump from launching a military strike against Iran, which supporters predict will pass in a vote set for Friday.

The twin legislative actions represent a new level of congressional push back against Trump’s foreign policy, as Democrats use their House majority to rebuke the president over his aggressive stance toward Iran and his cozy ties with Saudi Arabia.

Both amendments are being considered as part of a

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