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3/15/20 | Fact Sheets
Security Assistance in Focus: Somalia's Danab Brigade

An overview of a FY2019 U.S. Buidning Partner Capacity military aid package to Somalia's "Lightening Brigade". 

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3/8/20 | Fact Sheets
Foreign Military Sales to Date in 2020

A comparison of government-to-government arms sales in the first three months of 2020 and 2019. 

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3/2/20 | Fact Sheets
U.S. Arms Sales and Security Assistance to Israel

An overview of the security aid relationship between Israel and the United States

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Sam in the News

12/3/19 | News
Naval maneuvers from China, Iran and Russia
In this article, program & research associate Elias Yousif was quoted on recent joint military exercises between China, Iran, and Russia.
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11/10/19 | News
Ron Johnson: Trump Advisers Had To ‘Convince’ President To Send Ukraine Aid
SAM's data is cited in this piece discussing the impeachment inquiry and the amount of security assistance Ukraine receives. Read More
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10/25/19 | News
US Military Aid to Lebanon Continues Amid Protests
SAM's analysis is cited in this article discussing the Defense Department's decision to continue sending military aid to Lebanon as nationwide demonstrations continue. Read More
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SAM Events

08/04/18 | Event
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05/22/18 | Event

The inaugural Forum on the Arms Trade annual conference, "Taking Aim: A Closer Look at the Global Arms Trade," is a half-day event that will take place at the Stimson Center on May 22, 2018. The conference will feature leading experts, journalists, and members of civil society and the government...

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