Madrid: Spain canceled a contract to sell defense weapons to Saudi Arabia and refused to give a laser guided bomb.
According to international media reports, Saudi Arabia had a purchase of a laser guided bomb in the regime of the Conservative Party in 2015, but the Madrid government, which was now in the center, canceled the agreement with Riaz to cancel the contract. Have decided
400 laser guided bombs were to be provided to Saudi Arabia on the expedition of the former Spanish government, and Riyadh government had paid more than $ 10 million in advance for this deal.
The new Socialist Spanish government has promised other countries to revise the policy of selling warfare and modern weapons. The Ministry of Defense, the defense ministry, refused to give further explanation, confirming the news of the contract cancellation, while the Saudi embassy in Madrid is also silent on this issue.
According to Amnesty International, the fourth largest country to sell military equipment and weapons to the Gulf countries is Spain’s long-term Saudi ally. According to the Spanish media, the new government of Spain had expressed concern over Saudi Arabia’s war, the process of dealing with laser guided bombs could also be the result of the same concern.