arms deals

United Kingdom

September 9, 2017
As the world’s largest arms fair gets underway in London, author of The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade, Andrew Feinstein talks to Real Media about corruption and justification of arms deals

Trump in Saudi Arabia: More U.S. Weapons for Devastating Yemen War

May 21, 2017

Medea Benjamin, co-founder of Code Pink and author of “Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection,” says President Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia deepens a “toxic” tie between Washington and the House of Saud

Gaddafi and Libya

March 20, 2014
Vijay Prashad: Libyan politics characterized by instability and the lack of commitment to bolster civil society and protect minority rights

Canadian Government Bent On Expanding Weapon Sales Globally

January 14, 2014

Yves Engler: The Harper administration is propping up its domestic arms industry without regard to the consequences of weapons sales to countries like Colombia and Saudi Arabia

New Film Exposes the Israeli Weapon and Security Industry

May 20, 2013

Yotam Feldman: the Israeli economy has become dependent on the massive security market. Governments act in hypocrisy when they purchase Israeli arms used against Palestinians, but criticize Israeli violence.

Congo: Chaos By Design

April 24, 2013
Maurice Carney: 3,000 member force intervention will further militarize Congo; US has power to sanction rebel-backers Rwanda and Uganda, but will not because they are allies in American AFRICOM strategy

Maurice Carney on the Democratic Republic of Congo

April 24, 2013
Maurice Carney: 3,000 member force intervention will further militarize Congo; US has power to sanction rebel-backers Rwanda and Uganda, but will not because they are allies in American AFRICOM strategy