The best is enemy of the good.
The profoundest truths are paradoxical.
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Who'd A Thunk It? Obama Sold Saudis 29.5% More Weapons Than Trump's Much-Touted Deal
The big discussion at the two-day meeting will be the $110 billion in arms the Saudis want to buy over the next decade. During President Obama’s eight years in office, the U.S. sold $115 billion worth of arms to them. Relations chilled between Washington and Riyadh in the final years of Obama’s presidency, and restrictions were placed on what kind of weapons would be sold. It remains to be seen whether the Trump regime will relax those limits.
One thing for sure, he isn’t tweeting that when it comes to weapons the Saudis already have enuf.