corker trumps US arms sales to saudis

Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

corker who chairs the US senate foreign relations committee has vowed to block trumps arms deal with saudi arabia until the standoff with the qatari government is over. saudi arabia along with a host of other near east countries such as egypt and bahrain instituted a blockade of qatar earlier this month and cut diplomatic ties. one of the saudis requirements for ending the blockade is to close down the public service news channel jazeera.

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