Clinton Foundation Donors Got Weapons Deals From Hillary’s State Dept

The Clinton Foundation rolled in tens of millions of dollars in ‘donations’ from 20 countries who then reaped $165 Billion (with a B) in United States arms sales. Boeing, who benefited greatly from these deals, contributed $900,000 as well. This definitely has the markings of a quid pro quo arrangement, but read it for yourself.

As Written By David Sirota and Andrew Perez for IBT Times:

Even by the standards of arms deals between the United States and Saudi Arabia, this one was enormous. A consortium of American defense contractors led by Boeing would deliver $29 billion worth of advanced fighter jets to the United States’ oil-rich ally in the Middle East.

Israeli officials were agitated, reportedly complaining to the Obama administration that this substantial enhancement to Saudi air power risked disrupting the region’s fragile balance of power. The deal appeared to collide with the State Department’s documented concerns about the repressive policies of the Saudi royal family.

But now, in late 2011, Hillary Clinton’s State Department was formally clearing the sale, asserting that it was in the national interest. At press conferences in Washington to announce the department’s approval, an assistant secretary of state, Andrew Shapiro, declared that the deal had been “a top priority” for Clinton personally. Shapiro, a longtime aide to Clinton since her Senate days, added that the “U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army have excellent relationships in Saudi Arabia.”

These were not the only relationships bridging leaders of the two nations. In the years before Hillary Clinton became secretary of state, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia contributed at least $10 million to the Clinton Foundation, the philanthropic enterprise she has overseen with her husband, former president Bill Clinton. Just two months before the deal was finalized, Boeing — the defense contractor that ….

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Clinton Foundation Donors Got Weapons Deals From Hillary Clinton’s State Department

 

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