Global News 6/21/19 – Trump calls off strikes against Iran at last minute, Senate blocks arms sales to Saudi Arabia, and Hong Kong protests resume as thousands surround police headquarters

President Trump’s national security advisers split about whether to respond militarily. Credit Erin Schaff/The New York Times

President Trump’s national security advisers split about whether to respond militarily. Credit Erin Schaff/The New York Times

This Friday, Trump calls off strikes on Iran because they were not ‘proportionate;” Senate sends bipartisan rebuke to Trump by blocking arms sales to Saudi Arabia; Hong Kong protests resume as thousands surround police headquarters; Trump administration argues detained migrant children don’t need toothbrushes, soap; and Supreme Court overturns conviction of black man on Mississippi death row because prosecutor improperly excluded black jurors.