Pentagon: US State Dept approves $750 mln Saudi training program sale

By REUTERS
June 5, 2017 21:52
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June 5 - The US State Department has approved the potential sale of $750 million worth of military training and support to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Pentagon said on Monday.

The sale is for continued "blanket order training program" for the Royal Saudi Air Force and other Saudi forces.

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, which implements foreign arms sales, said it delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale on June 2, 2017.


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