Saudi Arabia leads a coalition that intervened in Yemen in 2015 to support the government there against Shia Houthi rebels who are backed by Riyadh's arch enemy Iran.
"We have decided that in the present situation we will not give new licenses for the export of defense material or multipurpose goods for military use to Saudi Arabia", Norway's Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide said in a statement on Friday.
The move comes at a time of global outrage over the murder of US-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and after Democratic and Republican lawmakers threatened to take action in Congress next week over the refueling operations.
Almost 10,000 people have since been killed and the country now stands at the brink of starvation.
"I've been calling for this for over three years", said Representative Ted Lieu, a Democrat from California.
"If the administration does not take immediate steps. we are prepared to take additional action when the Senate comes back into session", Mr.
The Pentagon was providing refueling capabilities for about 20 per cent of coalition planes flying sorties over Yemen.
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However, Sri Lanka's team management will give Dinesh Chandimal every opportunity to heal before the second Test. I was a bit nervous initially, but to be able to contribute was awesome .
Aid groups warned of the plight of civilians in Yemen's contested Hodeida where casualties are mounting as a Saudi-led coalition is fighting to take the port city from the country's Shiite rebels.
For its part, the Yemeni government warned from Houthi plots to bomb government buildings and national institutions like the Port of Hodeidah, and terrorist plans of targeting worldwide maritime trade navigation at Bab al-Mandab and the south of the Red Sea, and bombing Safer Oil Tank at Ras Isa Port, which contains almost a million barrel of crude oil and can cause environment and economic catastrophe to Yemen and the regional countries.
"The US and the Coalition are planning to collaborate on building up legitimate Yemeni forces to defend the Yemeni people, secure their country's borders, and contribute to counter Al Qaeda and ISIS [Daesh] efforts in Yemen and the region", Mattis said in a statement, cited by Reuters.
"The decision was taken after an overall assessment of recent developments in Saudi Arabia and the region, and the unpredictable situation in Yemen", the foreign ministry said.
Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said he supported Saudi Arabia's "decision" after the official Saudi Press Agency said the coalition asked for the "cessation of inflight refueling support" from the United States. He told them cutting off support could jeopardize cooperation on counter-terrorism and reduce American influence with Saudi Arabia.
The move to halt refuelling support comes amid new U.S. efforts to force an end to the conflict described as the world's worst humanitarian crisis.
The clashes come as the United Nations pushes to restart negotiations between the warring parties, after planned talks in Geneva collapsed in September before they even began.
Symptoms of salmonella infection include fever, diarrhea and stomach cramps, and they usually last four to seven days. Now, the Delaware Department of Health is advising community members of best practices to stay safe and healthy.
Law enforcement received a call Tuesday morning about a suspicious person in boxer shorts hiding in bushes, News 4 Jax reported . Authorities say a man was found injured after breaking into a Florida zoo and jumping into a crocodile enclosure .
The 6-foot-2, 220-pound backstop entered the league as the No. 3 overall pick in the 2012 MLB June Amateur Draft. This year, Zunino hit.201 with 20 home runs and 44 RBI, while providing his solid defense behind the plate.
As for the " Access Hollywood " video, she says when she heard Trump brag about assaulting women. her "body buzzed with fury". The former first lady writes that she assumed Mr Trump was "grandstanding" when he announced his presidential run in 2015.
The state's recount procedures have been revised since Florida held the country hostage for a month 18 years ago, when George W. Elections officials in Broward County, where Democrats have a large advantage, were still reviewing ballots Thursday.
The company operating it, Sky Lease Cargo, has been carrying seafood from the eastern province of Nova Scotia for sale in China. The airport's website was reporting delays and cancellations for both arriving and departing flights Wednesday morning.
The Warriors will also be without veteran guard Shaun Livingston , who will miss his sixth straight game because of foot soreness. Kerr knows it will be tough for Green to watch from the bench when the Warriors (10-1) host the Bucks (8-2).
Experts identified the shark as a 2.6 metre long juvenile white shark. "He's now been transferred to Lismore Hospital". It's understood he suffered a 20cm wound as a result of the attack, in which he defended himself with his surfboard.
There's no word on a release date yet, nor do we know if Darth Vader might appear, crushing larynxes and making quips . A brief lineup of titles has been announced already, but another Star Wars project has just been added to that list.
Hazard had been due to be off by then and Sarri was gesticulating wildly in his technical area, apparently towards the Belgian. The Blues remained unbeaten in 17 competitive games this season, qualifying for the last 32 with two matches to spare.
Frydenberg, who until August was energy minister, said he was not opposed to CK Group or its subsidiaries. Frydenberg said concentration of foreign ownership was not a question considered by the regulator.
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Earlier this week, Ball announced that he will be playing high school basketball at Spire Academy, a prep school in Geneva, Ohio. So naturally, LaMelo and his team are looking at top ranking NCAA programs, in the event he chooses to go the collegiate route.
President Trump UNLOADS on 'Unprofessional' Jim Acosta
You run CNN , and if you did it well, your ratings would be much better". "I think Jim Acosta is a very unprofessional man". Ryan responded on Twitter , "I love this country and have the most respect for the Office of the President".
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'Westworld' Set Destroyed in California Wildfire
Photojournalist John Schreiber of KCBS 2 and KCAL 9 tweeted photos showing some of the destroyed buildings. Sadly, all of that vibrant Hollywood history has been burned to ash by the wildfire.