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Bipartisan bill would give Israel a veto on Middle East arms sales

Bipartisan bill would give Israel a veto on Middle East arms sales

Congress considering granting Israel veto power over all arms sales to the Middle East, following planned F-35 sales to the UAE.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 05/10/2020 07:12
Congress blocked arms sales to Turkey for 2 years

Congress blocked arms sales to Turkey for 2 years

Bipartisan group of congressmen block military deals with Turkish government after Turkey purchases Russian S-400 system.Gary Willig, 13/08/2020 22:58
Hebrew U prof lecture: Israel exploits PA kids for arms sales

Hebrew U prof lecture: Israel exploits PA kids for arms sales

Senior prof to deliver lecture in Amsterdam accusing Israel of exploiting Palestinian children to promote arms sales.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2019 12:42
Israeli arms to Europe double amid refugee crisis

Israeli arms to Europe double amid refugee crisis

Surge in sales to Europe offsets poor showings in Asia, Africa, Latin America. Arms sales expected to continue modest rise in 2016.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2016 12:27
Israel Signs UN Resolution on Arms Sales

Israel Signs UN Resolution on Arms Sales

Israel in recent days signed the UN's Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), promising not to sell weapons to terror or criminal groups.Yaakov Levi, 31/12/2014 15:55
Britain to Toughen Arms Export Measures for Israel

Britain to Toughen Arms Export Measures for Israel

The British government will announce tougher arms export measures for Israel but will not suspend all export licenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2014 05:12
Deputy British PM: Suspend Arms Exports to Israel

Deputy British PM: Suspend Arms Exports to Israel

Nick Clegg calls for arms exports to Israel to be suspended, says he supports Muslim minister who resigned.Elad Benari, 06/08/2014 02:12
Britain Reviewing Arms Sales to Israel

Britain Reviewing Arms Sales to Israel

Britain is reviewing licenses to sell arms and military goods to Israel in the light of ongoing operations in Gaza.Elad Benari and AFP, 05/08/2014 03:45
Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

UN allegedly aware of the arms sale, but have not taken action yet; concerns of escalation in sectarian tensions across the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 25/02/2014 01:16
Egypt, Russia Seal $2B Arms Deal

Egypt, Russia Seal $2B Arms Deal

Saudi Arabia and UAE foot the bill for sale of advanced defense systems, helicopters, aircraft and anti-tank missiles.Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 09/02/2014 11:37
Hagel to Finalize Arms Deal with Israel

Hagel to Finalize Arms Deal with Israel

$10 billion arms deal with Israel, Saudi Arabia and the UAE will see the U.S. providing missiles, warplanes and troop transports.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/04/2013 22:30
Russia Sells Syria Yak-130 Light Fighters

Russia Sells Syria Yak-130 Light Fighters

Moscow has agreed to sell the embattled regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad combat aircraft as his regime continues to teeter.Gabe Kahn., 23/01/2012 19:02
$1.6b IAI Asian Arms Deal Not w/ India

$1.6b IAI Asian Arms Deal Not w/ India

A massive $1.6 billion arms deal between the IAI defense firm and an Asian client was thought to be with India. But it's not.Chana Ya'ar, 15/01/2012 09:47
India Playing 'Both Sides' with Israel, PA

India Playing 'Both Sides' with Israel, PA

India is sitting on the diplomatic fence, signing an arms deal with Israel and reaffirming a "strong commitment" to the PA cause. Chana Ya'ar, 12/01/2012 10:14
Despite Budgetary Woes Japan Does not Stint on Jet

Despite Budgetary Woes Japan Does not Stint on Jet

In a major victory for the US aerospace industry, Japan has chosen the US F-35 over its European competitor.Amiel Ungar, 13/12/2011 22:29