President Tramp Donald John Trump Occasio-Cortes for so-called Top Democrats: Protesters Survive Screaming for Muller's Thunder Towers Meeting Chris Wallace: "It's a Democracy Crash and Robert Muller's Reputation" MORE has vetoed three Congress resolutions that would block the emergency arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). "This resolution would weaken America's global competitiveness and harm the important ties we share with our losers and partners, "Trump writes in Congressional vetoes published in the White House on Wednesday evening Costs for health spending before leaving for GOP pushback puts Trump's forensic risk at risk Harris sends email for fundraising to the Democratic Party of South Carolina MORE (R-Ky.) earlier in the afternoon vetoed Trump in the Senate record and voted the messages before Aug. 2.
Congress is not expected to receive the two-thirds majority needed to cancel the a vampire of Trump. marks the third time Trump uses his pen veto and follows an earlier veto on a Saudi measure. UAE and Jordan without the usual 30-day congress review.
The administration said the urgent statement was justified on the basis of what they describe as increased threats from Iran. But this move angered MPs who accused the White House of trying to bypass Congress. a coalition fought in the Yemeni civil war.
In vet reports, Trump claims that resolutions are a "bad and time-consuming" way of responding to war worries. expresses concern about the victims of the conflict for innocent citizens and works to end the Yemen conflict, "Trump writes, instead of spending time and resources on such resolutions, I encourage Congress to focus its efforts on supporting our peacework through a negotiated settlement of the Yemeni conflict
was angry with Saudi Arabia for the murder of the American journalist Jamal Hashogi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last year in Yemen, Trump vetoed this resolution and the Senate from where 20.
The House followed the example by blocking three arms sales in mid-July, two resolutions adopted 238-1
Home Legislators said they chose to vote for three, not for all 22, in the interest of the time since Trump was confident he would veto, and they also said the three that they focused on were the most important for the civil war in Yemen and the first of the 22 areas to be sent. , as well as destructive bombing systems.
The agreement with Saudi Paveway also includes the joint production of so-called intelligent bombs, an issue that has raised concerns among lawmakers who say they risk giving Saudis access to sensitive technologies that they can use to produce their own your version of the bomb.
Since Congress is probably not in a position to replace Trump's veto, lawmakers have already begun planning their next steps. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is scheduled to discuss competing bills Thursday to hold Saudi Arabia responsible for the Kashogi murder and the Yemeni civil war.
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