Exclusive-Trump administration moves forward on weapons sale to Morocco

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's administration moved forward with $1 billion in sales of drones and precision-guided weapons to Morocco on Friday, sending a notice to Congress about the potential deals, according to sources familiar with the notification.

Reuters December 12, 2020 04:10:17 IST
Exclusive-Trump administration moves forward on weapons sale to Morocco

ExclusiveTrump administration moves forward on weapons sale to Morocco

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's administration moved forward with $1 billion in sales of drones and precision-guided weapons to Morocco on Friday, sending a notice to Congress about the potential deals, according to sources familiar with the notification.

Products in the sales include four MQ-9B SeaGuardian drones made by privately-held General Atomics, and Hellfire, Paveway and JDAM precision-guided munitions made by Lockheed Martin, Raytheon and Boeing, the sources said.

(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle and Mike Stone; editing by Diane Craft)

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