US President Trump speaks with Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a family photo session with other leaders and attendees at the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan [File: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters]

Washington, DC – The United States House of Representatives is set to vote on Wednesday on three resolutions aimed at blocking President Donald Trump‘s planned sale of guided missiles and other weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Jordan.

The likely approval of the measures would be another political rebuke of Trump’s relationship with Saudi Arabia, which has drawn sharp criticism in Congress over human rights abuses and the mounting death toll from the war in Yemen.

Citing new military tensions with Iran in May, Trump used an

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