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Libya: Armed Conflict

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 21228, tabled on 26 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential for UK military hardware to be supplied by the United Arab Emirates to forces operating in Libya.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

3 March 2020

HMG takes its arms export responsibilities seriously and operates one of the most robust arms export control regimes in the world. We can and do respond quickly and flexibly to changing or fluid international situations. We are able to review licences and suspend or revoke as necessary when circumstances require.

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