“The vote was prompted by lawmakers’ growing frustration with Trump for defending Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s denials of culpability in Khashoggi’s death, despite the CIA’s finding that he had almost certainly ordered the killing.” WaPo: Rebuking Trump, senators back effort to suspend U.S. support for Saudi-led war in Yemen.

+ While the senate sought to rebuke Trump (suggesting a new post-midterm reality for the president’s power) and punish MBS, one hoped they would have ended support for the Saudi-led war because it has become the world’s primary humanitarian nightmare. The Atlantic: The world’s worst humanitarian crisis keeps getting worse, and Yemeni civilians have no good options.