Why can't we talk about the UK sending arms to Yemen? | Anna Stavrianakis

A Commons committee is scrutinising UK arms export controls – yet the Yemen conflict isn’t even on the agenda

Seated in front of a tapestry embroidered with words from the lexicon of “British values” – freedom, equality, tolerance, liberty – ten MPs spent an hour last week taking evidence from NGOs on an issue that calls these values into question: UK arms export policy.

This is the Parliamentary committees on arms export controls (CAEC) in action: a body responsible for scrutinising government policy and holding it to account.

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Source: The Guardian
Why can't we talk about the UK sending arms to Yemen? | Anna Stavrianakis