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March 19, 1991 | WILLIAM J. EATON and NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The powerful Senate Appropriations Committee on Monday recommended a ban on arms sales to U.S. allies such as Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates unless they pay up on their multibillion-dollar pledges to help defray American costs in the Persian Gulf War. The proposal, which the Senate is expected to ratify today when it approves a special Operation Desert Storm money bill, reflects congressional impatience with the pace of collections on pledges of $53.
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June 5, 1991 | MELISSA HEALY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In the first steps of a major new drive to arm allies in the Persian Gulf, the Bush Administration plans to sell Apache attack helicopters to the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain in the coming weeks, defense officials said. The Emirates, which allowed the basing of American C-130s during the Persian Gulf War, is expected to buy 20 of the choppers that proved so lethal during Operation Desert Storm, the officials said.
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June 5, 1991 | MELISSA HEALY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In the first steps of a major new drive to arm allies in the Persian Gulf, the Bush Administration plans to sell Apache attack helicopters to the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain in the coming weeks, defense officials said. The Emirates, which allowed the basing of American C-130s during the Persian Gulf War, is expected to buy 20 of the choppers that proved so lethal during Operation Desert Storm, the officials said.
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March 19, 1991 | WILLIAM J. EATON and NORMAN KEMPSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The powerful Senate Appropriations Committee on Monday recommended a ban on arms sales to U.S. allies such as Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates unless they pay up on their multibillion-dollar pledges to help defray American costs in the Persian Gulf War. The proposal, which the Senate is expected to ratify today when it approves a special Operation Desert Storm money bill, reflects congressional impatience with the pace of collections on pledges of $53.
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