US to furnish weapons to Saudi Arabia to support their fighting in Yemen and the fight against ISIS

The US State Department informed Congress that the government will sell advanced weapons to Riyad worth billions of dollars to help in its war in the fight against Islamic Stat, according to Al-Hayat. According to the report, this will include advanced weapons, satellite systems to determine location and missiles for F-15 aircraft.

This is in light of King Abdullah’s meeting with US President Barack Obama. The transfer is expected to be approved by Congress within a month and a half.



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