The U.S. government should be making it more difficult to sell weapons—at home as well as abroad.
Posts Tagged: Arms Exports
Driven by a rising China and arms exports from the United States, military spending in Asia is on the increase.
While the Arms Trade Treaty doesn't do anything to affect American gun owners, it's so weak that it doesn't seem to affect anybody at all.
Asia is spending more on the military and selling more weapons to the world.
Rising arms exports may soon make weapons the major U.S. contribution to the world economy.
Jakarta wants weapons. Lots of them. And the United States is happy to oblige.
To contain Iran, the administration is on the verge of upping the arms ante in the Middle East, and the Dems are giving it a pass.