WORLD WAR 3 will be fought 'with British weapons' as UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia soar

WORLD WAR 3 will be fought 'with British weapons' as UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia soar
 

More than £4.6bn of British-made bombs and missiles were sold to the Saudis in the first two years of airstrikes which amounts to a an increase of almost 500 per cent.
Figures from the Department for International Trade (DIT) show in the two years leading up to the Yemen war, £33m of ML4 licences covering bombs, missiles and countermeasures were approved.
But in the two years since the start of Saudi bombing in March 2015, the figure increased by 457 per cent to £1.9bn, according to calculations by Campaign Against the Arms Trade (CAAT).
Licences covering aircraft including Eurofighter jets... read more

 
9 November 2017 in World News, Views: 51
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