Dutch Parliament Passes Landmark Bill Calling for Saudi Arms Embargo

Dutch Parliament Passes Landmark Bill Calling for Saudi Arms Embargo

The Dutch parliament has passed a landmark resolution calling on the government to halt the sale of arms to Saudi Arabia, accusing the Gulf kingdom of “violating international humanitarian law” as a result of its military offensive in Yemen.

The bill is the first of its kind to be passed by a European Union member state following developments in the EU parliament last month,

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