The UK, France, Italy, and Germany were Europe's biggest arms sellers last year but remain behind Russia and the US.
London, Berlin, Paris join fellow European countries Norway, Denmark and Finland in their blockade, with the latter stating that the arms export ban concerned not only Turkey but also any other country involved in the fighting.
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Germany's government is in a deadlock over extending a ban on arms exports to Saudi Arabia that is set to expire this week.
Three European countries are listed in the world's top five biggest exporters of major arms -- but which countries are they?
The US-based team of scientists — including a board of 15 Nobel Laureates — say they have kept their annually-updated metaphoric clock at two minutes from potential Armageddon because of two threats: nuclear weapons and climate change
US National Security Adviser John Bolton addressed reporters following a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid talks that the US could pull out of a Cold War-era arms-control treaty.
Spain sold 400 bombs to Saudi Arabia arguing that the "high-precision lasers will not make mistakes and kill Yemenis"
Military chiefs in Spain claim they are stopping the controversial sale of laser-precision bombs to Saudi Arabia.
Arms imports by Middle East countries mired in violent conflict have doubled in 10 years — and the US and Europe remain the major suppliers, according to latest research.
But campaigners are outraged that Britain is selling arms to Saudi Arabia while it is waging a brutal war in Yemen.
US companies supply more than half of the world's weapons.
Nuclear campaigners urged to reject prize money.
It has been a good day in the office in the desert kingdom for Donald Trump.
Since Russia’s annexation of Crimea in early 2014, its political and military relations with the West have deteriorated sharply. To head off the risk of an arms race or military confrontation, both sides must urgently agree to reciprocal measures to limit military capabilities
The US state of Texas has passed a law allowing people to carry concealed handguns onto campuses. It came into force on the 50th anniversary of a mass shooting at the University of Texas.
The state of Texas is to allow people to carry concealed handguns onto campuses, including classrooms.
German police said that they thwarted an attack by the 36-year-old, known only as Halil D, in April last year. He has been jailed for weapons offences.