Friday, February 22, 2019
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends the investment conference in Riyadh

Saudi Crown Prince Vows to Bring Khashoggi Killers to Justice

By Marwa Rashad, Stephen Kalin and Katie Paul RIYADH (Reuters) Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman vowed on Wednesday that the killers of...
A HG 85 hand grenade is displayed at the Waffenplatz Zuerich-Reppischtal base of the Swiss Army in Birmensdorf

Swiss Set to Ease Arms Export Rules Despite Syria Grenades Report

By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters) Switzerland looks set to loosen arms export rules to allow sales to countries embroiled in civil wars despite a newspaper...
A man checks a weapon before he buys at a weapons shop in Baghdad

Baghdad Gun Shops Thrive after Iraqi Rethink on Arms Control

BAGHDAD (Reuters)  In the middle of Baghdad's busy commercial neighbourhood of Karrada, where most retail outlets sell home appliances, shoppers can now also buy handguns...
A Lockhead Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon flies on the second day of the Farnborough International Airshow in south England

Slovakia Picks U.S. Fighter Planes to Replace Russian-Made Jets

By Tatiana Jancarikova BRATISLAVA (Reuters) Slovakia has agreed a $1.9 billion (1.43 billion pounds) deal to buy 14 U.S.-made F-16 fighter jets to replace its...
Dealers tend their booths during the Guntoberfest gun show in Oaks, Pennsylvania

Americans Own Nearly Half World’s Guns in Civilian Hands – Survey

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) Americans make up 4 percent of the world's population but owned about 46 percent of the estimated 857 million weapons in...
A Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force Kawasaki P-1 maritime patrol aircraft is seen parked during the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford

Japan Seeks Role in French-German Marine Surveillance Plane Project – Sources

By Nobuhiro Kubo and Andrea Shalal TOKYO/BERLIN (Reuters) In a fresh bid to win its first major foreign arms deal since World War Two, Japan is...