Us president barack obama has vetoed a bill allowing 9/11 families to sue saudi arabia, risking fierce public backlash and a rare congressional rebuke legislation allowing 9/11 victims to sue. Obama also warned it could damage america's relationship with saudi arabia, a troubled but key middle east ally, and other allies who might be accused of terrorism. President obama met saudi arabia's king salman in riyadh on wednesday amid increasingly strained relations between the two countries over the us outreach to iran, approach to syria and potential.
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President barack obama and first lady michelle obama visited saudi arabia in 2015 and met with king salman bin abdulaziz what was saudi arabia's involvement in 9/11. The united states congress has forced through a bill that will allow the families of victims of the september 11 attacks to sue the government of saudi arabia, overriding a veto by barack obama. The fallout from congress's override of president obama's veto of a bill allowing us citizens to sue the government of saudi arabia for damages related to the 9/11.
Barack obama 44th president of the six months before obama was cell with saudi arabia in 2016, the obama administration proposed a. The president of the united states needs to stand up now to a government in saudi arabia that somehow thinks it has the right to threaten this country over a bill. President barack obama has vetoed a bill that would have allowed the families of 9/11 victims to sue the government of saudi arabia | big government.
Washington (ap) — the senate's top republican is warning that legislation enacted over president barack obama's veto to allow families of sept 11 victims to sue saudi arabia in us courts may. President obama followed through on his pledge to veto a bill that would allow families of sept 11 victims to sue saudi arabia in us federal court obama vetoed the bill late friday afternoon. The house unanimously passed a bill friday allowing families of 9/11 victims to sue saudi arabia in us courts but president barack obama is almost certain to reject it, setting up the first. Californians in congress were deeply divided over wednesday's vote to override president barack obama's veto of a bill to allow families of 9/11 victims to sue saudi arabia over its alleged.
Ngress on wednesday overwhelmingly rejected president barack obama's veto of legislation allowing relatives of the victims of the sept 11 attacks to sue saudi arabia, the first veto override of. Breaking with president barack obama, hillary clinton's campaign on friday said she would sign the controversial bill allowing families of victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks to sue saudi arabia in us courts, the hill reported clinton continues to support the efforts by sen [chuck] schumer [d. Congress on friday sent president obama a bill that would allow families of the victims of the 9/11 attacks to sue saudi arabia over its alleged ties to terrorism, but advocates of the legislation.