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28 June 2019

Legal challenges to EU member states’ arms exports to Saudi Arabia: Current status and potential implications

Giovanna Maletta | SIPRI

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This article provides a detailed overview of legal challenges against arms exports to Saudi Arabia, with a particular focus on the Italian and UK context. It provides a strong and comprehensive analysis of the complexities of the Italian and British cases, how it fits into the broader context of arms exports in the EU, as well as providing background information on the application of IHL and the ATT to arms exports matters.