Tag Archives: Arms Sales

Middle East Arms Trade: Yemen

By Xiaodon Liang On April 3 the New York Times published a news story citing U.S. administration officials that stated the United States had over the past week adopted a new position calling for the departure from office of Ali … Continue reading

Posted in Arms Trade, Conventional Weapons, Middle East | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Arms Trade/Sales: Grading the Obama Administration’s Conventional Arms Control Record

By Jeff Abramson Today, Commerce Secretary Gary Locke and Assistant Secretary of State Andrew Shapiro will be in India to attend one of the world’s largest arms shows in order “to increase significantly the volume and technological sophistication of U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in Arms Trade, Conventional Weapons | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

Next Week: Grading the Obama Administration’s Conventional Arms Control Record

By Jeff Abramson With news out of Egypt that U.S. manufactured goods are being used to suppress protests, an administration overhauling its export control system, and notifications to Congress in 2010 of record-breaking potential arms sales (including more than $60 … Continue reading

Posted in Arms Trade, Conventional Weapons | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment