Tag Archives: 8 billion dollar

us donald trump weapons saudi arabia.uae 8 billion dollar sales

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

05 May, 2019 8:25 am 8:25 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections from Congress to complete the sale of over $8 billion (£6.3 billion) worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan. The Trump administration informed congressional committees that it will go ahead with … Read More