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Odder  ·  228 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: UN: 2/3rds of Yemenis could face starvation by end of 2018

Probably whoever is most likely to fund programs that are likely decrease our dependence on foreign oil? That won't happen quickly enough to save Yemen, though.

OftenBen  ·  226 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Obama offered the Saudis $115 billion in weapons.

So, I'm not sure your point is a salient one. Sure, anything that hurts oil hurts KSA in the super long term, but in the short term they aren't hurting for guns or customers for their oil.