A protestor dressed as Queen Elizabeth II is watched by the police at the Mall, London, during the state visit of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia. A small group of protestors chanted slogans and waved banners highlighting the countries human rights record and the financial scandal over the his countries contract with British company BAE. Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007. (AP Photo/Simon Dawson)
Military Industrial Complex

UK Weapons Peddlers Pay ‘Pitiful’ Tax On Vast Saudi Arms Sale Profits

A new report says arms firms, including BAE Systems, made more than $775bn in first two years of Yemen war but paid just $40m in tax.