30 octombrie 2020

House Chairman Engel proposes bill to restrict U.S. weapons sales to Middle East countries


Rep. Eliot L. Engel , the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, on Friday unveiled legislation that would place restrictions on the sales of various U.S.-made weapons to Middle East countries other than Israel .The legislation, introduced by Mr. Engel , New York Democrat, would require countries to meet certain benchmarks including signing a normalization agreement with Israel , ensuring the weapons are modified, a promise to not transfer the weapons, and commitment to not violate [...]