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There is no winner in the Saudi-Canada spat

In The News, 7 August 2018
RUSI International, Americas, Global Security Issues, Middle East and North Africa
A clash between Canada’s core values and its defence interests has played out through Canada's multibillion-dollar sale of hundreds of light-armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia. The deal has sparked heated opposition in Canada, forcing both Harper and Trudeau to repeatedly defend the deal amid concerns about Saudi Arabia's poor human rights record.

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Michael Stephens
Research Fellow for Middle East Studies

Michael Stephens is the Research Fellow for Middle East Studies and Head of RUSI Qatar. He joined RUSI’s London office in September... read more