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The Crossroads of Special Operations

Monday, April 19, 2021

It’s time to rethink foreign military sales | Defense News

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Ever since Pres. Biden took office, a temporary freeze on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and sanctions on multiple individuals involved in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi has been imposed. These moves indicate that Washington may finally be rethinking its approach after decades of supplying the Middle East’s least responsible states with offensive weapons. This is due to the record volume of defense exports that has led to increasing humanitarian and strategic costs for the United States.

Source: https://www.defensenews.com/opinion/commentary/2021/03/05/its-time-to-rethink-foreign-military-sales/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=EBB%2003.08.21&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief

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