10 noiembrie 2020

Pompeo announces $23b sale of F-35s, other arms to UAE, links it to Israel deal


State Department formally notifies Congress of intention to sell 50 stealth fighters and other advanced military gear to Abu Dhabi, says it won’t affect Israel’s military edgeThe Trump administration formally notified Congress on Tuesday that it intends to sell 50 stealth F-35 fighter jets to the United Arab Emirates as part of a broader arms deal worth over $23 billion, aimed at deterring potential threats from Iran, despite concern in Israel.US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had [...]