Last Update 22:39
Friday, 23 October 2020

US agrees to 'expedite' arms sales to Gulf states: Kerry

AFP , Monday 3 Aug 2015
Kerry
John Kerry secretary of State (Photo:Reuters)
Share/Bookmark
Views: 844
Share/Bookmark
Views: 844

Washington has agreed to speed up arms sales to Gulf countries following a meeting with regional foreign ministers in Qatar, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday.

He told reporters that the United States had "agreed to expedite certain arms sales that are needed and that have taken too long in the past".

Speaking after meeting Gulf Cooperation Council ministers, Kerry added that the US and states in the region would also increase efforts to share intelligence.

Short link:

 

Latest

© 2010 Ahram Online.