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Andrew Smith On UK Arms Sales and The Global Arms Trade

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Andrew Smith On UK Arms Sales and The Global Arms Trade
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On today's show, we are talking to Andrew Smith from Campaign Against Arms Trade. We wanted to talk to someone to put the UK's impact on the global arms industry in context for us and lay out the arguments against selling arms to all corners of the globe. You can now find us on iTunes so you can give us a rating and review if you enjoy the show! **Resources** [https://www.caat.org.uk/](http://https://www.caat.org.uk/) [http://www.stopwar.org.uk/index.php/news-comment/2162-britain-is-now-the-second-biggest-arms-dealer-in-the-world](http://http://www.stopwar.org.uk/index.php/news-comment/2162-britain-is-now-the-second-biggest-arms-dealer-in-the-world) [https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/dec/05/british-arms-companies-buck-global-trend-and-see-increase-in-sales](http://https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/dec/05/british-arms-companies-buck-global-trend-and-see-increase-in-sales) [http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/saudi-arabia-arms-sales-yemen-war-uk-government-us-donald-trump-obama-aid-a7643066.html](http://http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/saudi-arabia-arms-sales-yemen-war-uk-government-us-donald-trump-obama-aid-a7643066.html) [https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/10/uk-arms-exports-to-saudi-arabia-can-continue-high-court-rules](http://https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/10/uk-arms-exports-to-saudi-arabia-can-continue-high-court-rules) [https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2017/03/yemen-multibillion-dollar-arms-sales-by-usa-and-uk-reveal-shameful-contradiction-with-aid-efforts/](http://https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2017/03/yemen-multibillion-dollar-arms-sales-by-usa-and-uk-reveal-shameful-contradiction-with-aid-efforts/)
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