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Why is Obama Arming the World?

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Jeff Abramson, deputy director of the Arms Control Association, recently told Fortune Magazine: “There’s an Obama arms bazaar going on.”  And it’s no exaggeration.  Obama has personally pushed for large weapons sales such as the $4 billion aircraft deal with Saudi Arabia.  And the administration is also rewriting the rules that govern arms exports,  which will in effect reduce oversight of weapons sales. In the middle of its extensive story on the defense industry Fortune magazine has a stunning statistic.

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