Digging into the numbers from SIPRI, the U.S. and Russia combined, account for more than half of all the world’s weapons exports. According to SIPRI’s calculations, the United States alone accounts for 31% of the world’s arms exports, and Russia accounts for 27%. Behind those two front-runners, China, Germany, and France all come in at 5%. Clearly, there’s quite the rift.
"I do think it's important to keep perspective. Russia doesn't make anything," Obama said in the interview
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