With veto Trump keeps the US in Yemen Did he greenlight a failed strategy

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President Donald Trumps second veto of his presidency killed a congressional resolution that sought to end US involvement in the Saudi led war in Yemen. And it gives succor to those on the Saudi side who would say that its impossible to negotiate a settlement and therefore double down on the war strategy. trumps second veto keeps america involved in yemens bloody civil war despite president donald trumps vocal opposition to americas longstanding wars. reuterswashington president donald trump has vetoed a congressional resolution that sought to end u. involvement in the Saudi led war in Yemen the White House said on Tuesday. This resolution is an unnecessary Trump said in the veto message. Backers of the measure said the Saudi led bombing campaign in Yemen had made the humanitarian crisis worse harshly criticizing Riyadh for killing civilians. involvement in Yemen violated the constitutional requirement that Congress should determine when the country goes to war

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