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Saudi Arabia: Military Aid

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 114286, tabled on 11 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, have any British personnel accompanied the deployment of Giraffe radars to Riyadh since February 2020 to assist Saudi Arabia to track and identify objects in its airspace.

Answered on

16 November 2020

UK Defence personnel have accompanied the deployment of Giraffe radars to Riyadh. This deployment is purely defensive in nature and helps Saudi Arabia with the very real threats it faces.

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