Germany Selling 200 Battle Tanks to Saudi Arabia

July 6, 2011 | From

According to reports published July 3, Germany has agreed to sell 200 new Leopard battle tanks to Saudi Arabia, Saudi security sources said. The German government has not officially confirmed the deal, but if true it shows a major change in German arms export policy.

“So far, Saudi [Arabia] has bought 44 tanks from Germany and … in total wants to buy 200 tanks from Germany,