Nor­way sus­pends arms ex­port li­cences:

Arab Times - - INTERNATIONAL WORLD NEWS ROUNDUP -

Nor­way an­nounced on Fri­day that it was sus­pend­ing new li­censes for arms ex­ports to Saudi Ara­bia fol­low­ing re­cent de­vel­op­ments in the Gulf king­dom and the sit­u­a­tion in Ye­men.

A for­eign min­istry spokesman de­clined to say whether the de­ci­sion was partly mo­ti­vated by the mur­der of Saudi jour­nal­ist Ja­mal Khashoggi at the Saudi con­sulate in Is­tan­bul on Oct 2.

“We have de­cided that in the present sit­u­a­tion

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