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Defying Congress, Trump sets $8 billion-plus in weapons sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE

Added: 25.05.2019 16:16 | 25 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress on Friday to complete the sale of over $8 billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Pompeo Says White House Will Bypass Congress For Massive Arms Deal With Saudis, UAE

Added: 25.05.2019 0:33 | 25 views | 0 comments

The White House is planning to invoke a national emergency to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Jordan in a move which would bypass Congress, according to Al Jazeera. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the move was necessary since a delay could increase the risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability due to Iran. “These sales will support our allies, enhance Middle East stability, and help these nations to deter and defend themselves from the Islamic Republic of Iran,” Pompeo said in a statement, adding the decision to circumvent Congress was meant to be a “one-time event.” President Donald Trump said there is a national emergency due to the ongoing...

U.S. arms sales to Saudis, UAE, Jordan needed to deter Iran: Pompeo

Added: 24.05.2019 23:16 | 14 views | 0 comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability caused by Iran.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard says Trump is "Saudi Arabia's bitch" in tweet

Added: 24.05.2019 23:01 | 4 views | 0 comments

Gabbard, a veteran who did two tours in the Middle East, tweeted in response to Trump's announcement that the U.S. will stand with Saudi Arabia, regardless of whether Saudis ordered Jamal Khashoggi's killing

From: feeds.cbsnews.com

10/17/18: Red and Blue

Added: 24.05.2019 22:50 | 7 views | 0 comments

Trump not rushing to judgment on Saudi Arabia; donna Brazile on the future of Democrats

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U.S. arms sales to Saudis, UAE, Jordan needed to deter Iran: Pompeo

Added: 24.05.2019 22:31 | 5 views | 0 comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners at a time of instability caused by Iran.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Defying Congress, Trump sets massive arms sales to Saudis, UAE

Added: 24.05.2019 20:50 | 6 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump, saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress and cleared the sale of $8 billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Defying Congress, Trump sets massive arms sales to Saudis, UAE

Added: 24.05.2019 20:50 | 21 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump, saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress and cleared the sale of $8 billion worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.

From: feeds.reuters.com

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