Senate approves bill asking Trump to end US military aid to Riyadh in Yemen

efe-epa | Washington

The US Senate voted Thursday in favor of a bill asking the Donald Trump administration to end the military support it is providing to Saudi Arabia in the latter's war in Yemen, a move taken amid the controversy sparked by the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in early October at Riyadh's consulate in Istanbul.

Cuaron: I tried not to romanticize the past in "Roma"

efe-epa | Los Angeles

Mexican director Alfonso Cuaron said he sought to avoid romanticizing the past in "Roma," a family drama that was a surprise winner of the top prize (Golden Lion) at the Venice Film Festival and which will be streamed on Netflix starting Friday.

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