Friday, November 4, 2016

Caught on video: 'Like asking if you’ll stop beating your wife’, Saudi ambassador dodges Yemen cluster bomb question

Saudi’s ambassador to US, Al-Saud tells us how misogyny is the mother's milk of militarism.

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States, Prince Abdullah Al-Saud was asked, “will you continue to use cluster weapons in Yemen?” “This is like the question, ‘Will you stop beating your wife?’” Al-Saud responded, letting loose a bellowing laugh.

More lengthy video of the brave The Intercept reporters’ Zaid Jilani & Alex Emmons debate with Al-Saud can be watched below:

And Zaid Jilani & Alex Emmons' report on The intercept can be read here: