Not surprisingly, Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner, who also likes to pal around with the Saudis (including the crown prince), is a big advocate of more arm sales, as is Peter Navarro, Trump’s trade adviser.
On Deadline White House, Nancy Pelosi held nothing back, telling Nicolle Wallace, "The president is afraid of the truth."
The Washington Post notes that Trump's claim about Saudi Arabia making $110 billion in arms purchases is false.
We know his true values.
Nevermind bombing children in a school bus - The top priorities of Mike Pompeo are pleasing the Saudis, making Raytheon richer, and cashing in.
Democracy Now examines the recent executions in Saudi Arabia and how this will impact both regional tensions and our relationship with the Saudis.
What a radical concept: If we just stopped selling arms to repressive regimes, they wouldn't be able to use them against their own people! I think I like this idea: In 2009 alone, European governments - including Britain and France - sold