WASHINGTON: The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of more than 130 Abrams battle tanks, 20 armored recovery vehicles and other equipment, worth about $1.15 billion, to Saudi Arabia, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.
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WASHINGTON: The United States plan to sell F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan seems to have stirred a veritable hornet’s nest among some quarters in the Washington. In a latest opposition, U.S. Republican Senator Rand Paul says he has introduced a resolution to halt arms sale to Pakistan.
WASHINGTON: The United States signed an agreement with Qatar on Monday to sell the Gulf Arab ally Apache attack helicopters and Patriot and Javelin air-defense systems valued at $11 billion.