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Kate Gould speaks at Urgent Yemen Briefing on Saudi Arabia Arms Sales

By Kate Gould, June 5, 2017


Please join this important conference call to help prevent a further humanitarian disaster and mass famine from happening in Yemen and stop the U.S. from selling arms to Saudi Arabia.

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Call Info and Agenda

June 5, 2017 at 8pm Eastern Time, Kate Gould will speak on a conference call organized by a number of national organizations to speak about coalition efforts to block U.S. bombs to Saudi Arabia.

Find call information and an RSVP form here.

Below please see the call agenda:

  • 8:00 - 8:20 PM What you need to know about the Yemen crisis and Saudi Arabia arms sales - Kate Kizer, Director of Policy & Advocacy, The Yemen Peace Project
  • 8:20 - 8:30 PM Q & A
  • 8:30 - 8:40 PM What you can do to end the war in Yemen? How can you stop the Saudi Arms sale? - Kate Gould, Legislative Representative for Middle East Policy, Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL)
  • 8:40 - 8:55 PM Q & A
  • 8:55 - 9:00 PM Next Steps

Briefing Call Cosponsors:

  • Center for International Policy
  • CODEPINK
  • Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL)
  • Global Progressive Hub
  • Just Foreign Policy
  • National Priorities Project
  • Peace Action
  • People Demanding Action
  • Progressive Congress Action Fund
  • STAND: The Student-Led Movement to End Mass Atrocities
  • The Conference of Major Superiors of Men (CMSM)
  • The Yemen Peace Project
  • United for Peace & Justice
  • United Methodist General Board of Church and Society
  • US Labor Against the War
  • Win Without War
  • And dozens of local and regional organizations

Kate Gould

  • Legislative Director, Middle East Policy

Kate Gould serves as the Legislative Director for Middle East Policy. Kate directs FCNL's lobbying on Middle East policy, and is one of only a handful of registered lobbyists in Washington, D.C. working to support diplomatic solutions to disputes between the U.S. and Iran and the conflicts in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Israel/Palestine.