War boon for US military

WAR is proving a lucrative business for the US military, with Washington raking in $500 million (£384m) from Saudi Arabia last month as payment for troops stationed in the reactionary kingdom.

Pentagon spokeswoman Commander Rebecca Rebarich confirmed that the payment was “the first contribution” in a partnership deal between the two countries to support regional security.

“In response to elevated threats in the Middle East over the past eight months, the Department of...
source: Morning Star Online

2020-01-19 22:26
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