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Saudi Arabia, UK agree to finalize warplane deal despite protests

Saudi Arabia, UK agree to finalize warplane deal despite protests

Truth NGO – Saudi Arabia and Britain have decided to finalize a multi-billion-dollar deal for the sale of 48 Typhoon aircraft to Riyadh, despite massive protests against London’s arms supply to the Arab kingdom during its deadly war against Yemen. In a statement to the London Stock Exchange on Friday, military equipment maker BAE Systems said it signed the preliminary …

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European Parliament renews call for arms embargo on Saudi Arabia the day after Theresa May visits the country

European Parliament renews call for arms embargo on Saudi Arabia the day after Theresa May visits the country

The European Parliament has renewed its call for an EU-wide arms embargo against Saudi Arabia the day after Theresa May visited the country with a pledge to build a close relationship with its regime. MPs voted by 368 to 221 to back an embargo against the autocratic petrostate, whose intervention in Yemen has been blamed for causing thousands of civilian …

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Nasrallah: Saudi Arabia has openly declared war on Lebanon with Hariri house arrest

S Arabia has openly declared war on Lebanon with Hariri house arrest

The secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah says Saudi authorities have clearly and openly declared a war on Lebanon by holding Prime Minister Saad Hariri hostage in the oil-rich kingdom, and forcing him to quit his post. Addressing his supporters via a speech broadcast live from the Lebanese capital city of Beirut on Friday afternoon on the occasion …

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Saudi poisonous gas behind Yemen’s cholera epidemic: Official

Saudi poisonous gas behind Yemen's cholera epidemic Official

A high-ranking Yemeni military official says Saudi Arabia’s massive bombing campaign with poison gas is to blame for the humanitarian crisis and cholera epidemic in the conflict-plagued Arabian Peninsula country. Yemen’s army spokesman Brigadier General Sharaf Luqman said on Sunday that Saudi Arabia is the main culprit for the current cholera epidemic among Yemen’s vulnerable population as Saudi fighter jets …

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Why doesn’t Mohammad Bin Salman leave Saudi Arabia?!

Why doesn’t Muhammad Bin Salman leave Saudi Arabia

It’s no longer hidden for anyone that Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman is impatient to gain power. So that After the dismissal of his cousin Mohammed bin Nayef in recent month, his actions and decisions Another side has been taken. The most important of these decisions and behaviors is that he hasn’t traveled to any countries in the region …

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UK arms sales to Saudis topped £1.1bn in first half of 2017

UK arms sales to Saudis topped £1.1bn in first half of 2017

Britain’s sales of military equipment to Saudi Arabia hit £1.1 billion in the first six months of this year, according to the latest government data. The UK sold £836 million worth of arms and military hardware to the Saudi kingdom between April and June, up from £280 million between January and March, according to statistics by the Department for International …

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Human rights claimants signed a war cooperation deal

Amid Yemen war, Saudi signs military cooperation deal with Britain

Britain and Saudi Arabia have signed a framework deal on military and security cooperation as the Riyadh regime intensifies its ongoing campaign against Yemen. According to the Saudi state news agency SPA, the deal was signed as British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon discussed military cooperation with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who serves as the kingdom’s defense minister and deputy …

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‘Dark time for freedom of expression in Saudi Arabia’

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Amnesty International has said that Saudi rulers are trying to crush the kingdom’s human rights movement after they arrest two more activists. According to the rights group on Monday, Abdulaziz al-Shubaily and Issa al-Hamid, both founding members of the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association (ACPRA), were detained over the weekend. “This is a dark time for freedom of expression …

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