Arms sales record

The UK had a record year selling armaments in 1996. Provisional figures showed sales worth £5.1bn last year, around 25% of the world market, up from 19% in 1995 and 16% in 1994.

The UK had a record year selling armaments in 1996. Provisional figures showed sales worth £5.1bn last year, around 25% of the world market, up from 19% in 1995 and 16% in 1994.