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UK's Labour says would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia

Britain's main opposition Labour Party would stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia if it was in government, its foreign policy spokeswoman said on Sunday after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Time /
President Trump Says U.S. Would Be ‘Foolish’ to Cancel Saudi Arms Deals

“I don’t want to hurt jobs. I don’t want to lose an order like that”

NY Times /
News Analysis: In Trump’s Saudi Bargain, the Bottom Line Proudly Wins Out

President Trump has resisted pressure to postpone or cancel arms sales to Saudi Arabia despite reports that a Saudi journalist was killed and ...

ABC /
Fatal police shootings 40% more likely in states with higher gun ownership

The U.S. Constitution’s second amendment gives us the “right to bear arms,” but what if having a gun for protection is actually ...

ABC /
Fatal police shootings 40% more likely in states with higher gun ownership

The U.S. Constitution’s second amendment gives us the “right to bear arms,” but what if having a gun for protection is actually ...

Marketwatch /
Key Words: Trump says cancelling Saudi arms order over Khashoggi affair would be “punishing ourselves”

President Trump called the timing of Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance and pastor Andrew Brunson’s release from Turkey a coincidence.

Washinton Post /
The Latest: Trump reluctant to cancel arms sales to Saudis

The Latest: Trump says we’d be ‘punishing ourselves’ by canceling arms sales with Saudi Arabia over missing journalist

NY Times /
Want to Punish Saudi Arabia? Cut Off Its Weapons Supply

Trump says the U.S. gets “massive amounts” of money selling arms to Riyadh. It’s not true.

Reuters /
U.S. weapons makers rattled over Saudi Arabia deals

Major U.S. defense contractors have expressed concern to the Trump administration that lawmakers angered by the disappearance of a Saudi journalist ...

CBS /
Saudi Arabia is America's No. 1 weapons customer

With $17 billion in new U.S. arms deals cleared just in the last year, the Saudi kingdom may be too big to flail

The Guardian /
Trump: Khashoggi case will not stop $110bn US-Saudi arms trade – video

Donald Trump has made it clear that whatever the outcome of the inquiry into the disappearance of the journalist from the Saudi embassy in Istanbul, the US will not forgo lucrative arms deals with Riyadh. The president says the possibility of Saudi Arabia sourcing its arms from Russia or China instead is unacceptable• Trump announces Khashoggi ...

USA Today /
Astronauts return to families' arms after emergency landing

NASA's Nick Hague and Roscosmos' Alexey Ovchinin were headed to the International Space Station on a Soyuz rocket when a booster failed.        

Washinton Post /
Portugal’s defense chief quits amid arms theft case

Portuguese Defense Minister Jose Azeredo Lopes has resigned amid continuing legal and political fallout from last year’s theft of weapons from the national armory

Reuters /
U.S. arms makers express concern to Trump admin over Saudi deals

Major U.S. defense contractors have expressed concern to the Trump administration that lawmakers angered by the disappearance of a Saudi journalist ...

Washinton Post /
How do you get Trump to criticize Saudi Arabia? Talk about arms deals.

The president may stay muted on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but he doesn't always hold back.

Washinton Post /
How do you get Trump to criticize Saudi Arabia? Talk about arms deals.

The president may stay muted on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but he doesn't always hold back.

The Guardian /
Friday US briefing: Six dead as Hurricane Michael tears through south

Trump refuses to halt Saudi arms deal over Khashoggi case ... Beto leaves no stone unturned in Texas senate race ... Brazil tackles wave of political violenceGood morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s headlines. If you’d like to receive this briefing by email, sign up here. Continue reading...

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Climb for Albinism: 6 Women Challenge Stereotypes on Africa’s Highest Peak

Six African women with albinism, a condition that affects the pigmentation of the skin, hair and eyes, set out to climb Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro earlier this month in a bid to raise the visibility of people living with the condition. The climbers have all suffered abuse and discrimination, and in one case horrific violence because of their ...

Washinton Post /
Trump chooses Arab authoritarianism over Jamal Khashoggi

The president has argued that lucrative arms deals should take priority over human rights.

NY Times /
Trump Calls Relations With Saudi Arabia ‘Excellent,’ While Congress Is Incensed

President Trump said he was not in favor of stopping arms sales to Saudi Arabia, which is accused of killing a prominent journalist in its consulate ...

NBC /
Corker says he believes Washington Post journalist was 'murdered' by Saudi Arabia

President Trump held out hope of being "pleasantly surprised," but said he does not favor suspending arms sales to Riyadh the over the situation.

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