Earlier this month, The Observer reported that “The vast profits made from drug production and trafficking are overwhelmingly reaped in rich ‘consuming’ countries – principally across Europe and in the US – rather than war-torn ‘producing’ nations such as Colombia and Mexico, new research has revealed.” Journalist Ed Vulliamy informed […]

US foreign military sales have shot over $50 billion. Another record-breaking year is expected thanks to US ally Saudi Arabia, which accounts for three-fifths of the sum. The US is expected to continue expanding into key markets, including India, which is considering a $1.4 billion deal for 22 Apache helicopters. […]