This move by the Trump Administration is going to up the ante in the game of brinkmanship currently being played out across the region.
China will not respond favourably to this sale of arms. A military pact between China and Russia is on the cards as a means of defence against the US Empire. None of this is good for the ordinary people of the world who will inevitably suffer the resultant shortages of food and fuel in the event of global conflict.
That includes the citizens of the US.