Downing Street 'won't review Saudi arms sales until Yemeni air strike probed'

Downing Street 'won't review Saudi arms sales until Yemeni air strike probed'
 

The Saudi-led coalition battling rebels in Yemen has been blamed for the attack, which is also believed to have injured more than 500 people in the capital Sanaa.
The incident has increased pressure on the UK to halt sales of weaponry, including fighter jets and bombs, to the country.
The Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) said the UK has licensed the sale of more than £3.3 billion worth of arms to the Saudi government since the bombing campaign began in March 2015, with BAE Systems last week announcing it was in talks over a new five-year defence co-operation programme between the two... read more

 
10 October 2016 in Regional West, Views: 29
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