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Johnson allowed arms sales to Saudis after strike on food factory11 Jun 1:49pm

Johnson allowed arms sales to Saudis after strike on food factory

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Former foreign secretary accused of showing ‘total disregard’ for Yemeni people Tory leadership frontrunner Boris Johnson recommended that the UK allow Saudi Arabia to buy British bomb parts expected to be deployed in Yemen, days after an airstrike on a potato factory in the country had killed a dozen in 2016. Campaigners accused the then foreign secretary of showing a “total disregard” for Yemeni civilians by allowing the sales, revealed for the first time in emails disclosed via a freedom of information request.
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