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The announcement came as the U.S. released new evidence to support its allegation that Iran was responsible for the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil sites.
Yemen's Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for the attacks in Buqyaq and the Khurais oil field.
The president called the resolutions "ill-conceived" and "time-consuming," and said he planned to go through with some $8 billion in emergency weapons sales.
The report comes just days after an oil tanker based in the United Arab Emirates disappeared off trackers in Iranian territorial waters.
Trump has already said he plans to veto the measures, but they represent yet another standoff with lawmakers in Congress.
Yousef Al Otaiba of the United Arab Emirates, a confidante of Jared Kushner, said watching Trump speak was "a waste of my time," emails leaked in 2017 showed.
At the root of the recent spike in tensions appears to be Trump’s decision a year ago to pull out of the nuclear deal.
One of them was reportedly en route to pick up Saudi oil to take to the United States.
"Is this a joke?" one person asked on Twitter.
One popular ranking places it at 20th, behind nations including Finland, Japan and the United Arab Emirates.
The Saudi crown prince is visiting allies in the Middle East for the first time since the murder of the journalist.
The United Arab Emirates, the Saudis’ closest partner, and its Washington agents are offering authoritarians a road map to preserving impunity and ties to the West.
The U.S. finally wants to pressure China to close the camps. Its allies have other ideas.
Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) officially announced the effort on Thursday.
A U.S. ally reportedly electrocuted prisoners and packed them into metal containers. Pompeo kept working with that nation.
The costs included hotel rooms and car service for a Secret Service detail, according to CBS.
"United Arab Emirates? It's Jared. Is There Any Way I Can Borrow Like $800 Million?"
Elliott Broidy envisioned a team of 5,000 "Muslim soldiers recruited from Arab and Islamic nations."
Norway's Foreign Ministry announced Wednesday the country has suspended exports of weapons and ammunition to the UAE.