Pensacola shooting: Impact on Saudi-US training military programs

There is talk about the Pentagon having decided to suspend training of Saudi officers on naval laser systems.

This comes after a Saudi military student at the US Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida opened fire in a classroom, leaving three students dead and several others injured (6/12/19).

Will the shooting incident affect other training programs?

What the Saudis are going to do to save the programs?

This key question and more are answered in the following 334-word report.

[Briefly reproduced in TR Defense Weekly Issue No 26/50 – December 13, 2019]

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