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Michael Flynn under investigation for plan to give Saudi Arabia nuclear technology

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Michael Flynn under investigation for plan to give Saudi Arabia nuclear technology
The House Oversight Committee has launched a formal investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn for planning to give nuclear technology to Saudi Arabia, which may have violated the law.
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Why in the lindy-hopping fuck would anyone think that was a good idea?
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So the story i heard was give it to Saudi AND uae. This reduces iran and egpyts power in the region.

And i t keeps uae and saudi equal and mad checked against each other.
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Selling arms to Saudi Arabia is a long running US government tradition.
I'm pretty sure the KSA is the largest foreign customer of US weapons by a mile.
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aerius wrote: 2019-02-20 12:00pm Selling arms to Saudi Arabia is a long running US government tradition.
I'm pretty sure the KSA is the largest foreign customer of US weapons by a mile.
Pretends there's no difference between a legal and illegal arms deal.

Don't get me wrong, I think we should cut off all arms sales to the House of Saud. But the "illegal" part moves it past the usual realm of bad foreign policy.
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The Romulan Republic wrote: 2019-02-20 02:42pm Pretends there's no difference between a legal and illegal arms deal.
Allegedly illegal arms deal.
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aerius wrote: 2019-02-20 05:13pm Allegedly illegal arms deal.
Actually this is illegal as Trump and Co have been trying to bypass Congress when it comes to tech transfers like this.
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GrosseAdmiralFox wrote: 2019-02-20 05:57pm Actually this is illegal as Trump and Co have been trying to bypass Congress when it comes to tech transfers like this.
Allegedly.
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aerius wrote: 2019-02-20 05:59pm Allegedly.
Nope. The reports have Trump and Co trying to bypass every step of the process. So your skepticism is not that warranted.
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GrosseAdmiralFox wrote: 2019-02-20 06:05pm Nope. The reports have Trump and Co trying to bypass every step of the process. So your skepticism is not that warranted.
What is reading comprehension for $200, Alex?

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