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Dr. Rand Paul Urges Senate to Block U.S. Arms Sales to ...

On November 4, 2021, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of AIM-120C Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM) and related equipment for an estimated cost of $650 million.

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List of equipment of the Saudi Arabian Army - Wikipedia

Model Image Origin Type Quantity Details Tanks; M1 Abrams United States M1A2S: 422 Saudi Arabia bought 373 M1A2 tanks, with further 69 more M1A2S tanks ordered on 8 January 2013 and delivered by 31 July 2014. Later Saudi Arabia decided to upgrade all of M1A2 variants to M1A2S configuration. 153 M1A2S on order since 9 August 2016 20 were lost in Yemen: M60 …

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U.S. Relations With Yemen - United States Department of State

The United States recognized the new republican government on December 19, 1962. The Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen) severed relations with the United States on June 7, 1967 in the wake of the Arab-Israeli conflict. Diplomatic relations were reestablished in July 1972 after a visit to Sana'a by U.S. Secretary of State William P. Rogers.

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Yemen: Houthi jihadis storm US embassy, seize hostages and ...

"Iran-Backed Militants Storm US Embassy in Yemen, Seize Hostages and Equipment," by Adam Kredo, Washington Free Beacon, November 11, 2021: The State Department is working to secure the release of several hostages taken by Iran-backed terrorists after they stormed the U.S. embassy facility in Sana'a, Yemen, U.S. officials told the ...

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Yemen - The World Factbook

the United Arab Emirates (UAE) intervened in Yemen in 2015 as part of the Saudi-led coalition with about 3,500 troops, as well as supporting air and naval forces; UAE withdrew its main military force from Yemen in 2019, but has retained a small military presence while working with proxies in southern Yemen, most notably the Southern ...

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U.S. Arms Sales and Defense Trade - United States ...

The United States is committed to strengthening allies and partners worldwide to meet their sovereign self-defense needs and to improve their capabilities to operate with U.S. forces to address shared security challenges. The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Political-Military Affairs oversees most government-to-government arms transfers and commercial …

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