1/ Perhaps the most egregious, confounding, and totally unnecessary part of the new Saudi arms sale is the provision that transfers smart bomb production to Saudi Arabia.
I'm a #Navy #Veteran and I am greatly concerned about allowing Saudia Arabia access to our weapons manufacturing technology. This is a betrayal & you can bet this will be used against us. Republicans are no longer protecting our country.
The production arrangement is part of an $8.1B arms package for Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Jordan. The Trump admin. pressed ahead with the sale without congressional approval, declaring an "emergency" based on what it said was a heightened threat from Iran
Under Trump arms deal, high-tech U.S. bombs to be built in Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia. The country that just EXECUTED FIVE MEN for being “proved” gay through torture. You know - our ALLY.
Under Trump arms deal, high-tech U.S. bombs to be built in Saudi Arabia
U.S. 'smart' bombs will be built in Saudi Arabia under Trump arms deal