Pompeo says arms sales to Saudis, UAE, Jordan necessary to deter Iran

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Published on May 27, 2019 - Duration: 00:38s

Pompeo says arms sales to Saudis, UAE, Jordan necessary to deter Iran

According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move that circumvented Congress.

The administration reportedly claimed that any delay could increase the risk for US partners at a time of instability caused by Iran.

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