Saudi Arabia Admitted Using UK Cluster Bombs On Yemen, UK Defense Sec Fallon to Tell MPs

Defence secretary to address Commons after Amnesty alleges British-supplied cluster munitions used by Saudis in Yemen

Michael Fallon will bow to pressure in the Commons by announcing that Saudi Arabia had privately admitted to using UK-made cluster bombs against rebels in Yemen.

The defence secretary will make a statement on Monday afternoon, more than six months after the Ministry of Defence said it would urgently investigate allegations in an Amnesty International report that British cluster munitions had been deployed. Read full in Guardian