I too have wondered why, in the light of all the KSA’s human rights abuses great and small, conducting a genocidal bombing campaign against Yemen is of a different order of magnitude than lopping a thief’s hand of but morally both should be equally unacceptable, the western powers are falling over themselves to play down their connections with the Saudis over the death of one journalist.
And in spite of all the very public outrage about Khashoggi and the alleged manner of his death, the bombing of Yemen and the slaughter of innocent people continues unabated, and largely unnoticed by mainstream media.

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