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White House: U.S. Support For Saudi Air War In Yemen Not A 'Blank Check'

The White House issued a rare rebuke of Saudi Arabia’s air war in Yemen and hinted at a future reduction of support for their ally in Riyadh. “U.S. security cooperation with Saudi Arabia is not a blank check,” National Security Council spokesman Ned Price said in a statement Saturday night following reports that a series of airstrikes on a funeral hall in Sanaa, Yemen, allegedly conducted by a Saudi-led coalition, killed more than 140 people and injured more than 500.
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