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France suspends arms exports to Turkey

In a joint statement, the French Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of the armed forces said that the decision “takes effect immediately.”

PARIS -France has decided to suspend exports to Turkey of weapons that can be used in Syria. This was reported on Saturday in a joint statement of the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of the armed forces of France.

“France has decided to suspend all projects to export weapons to Turkey that can be used as part of the country’s ongoing offensive,” the statement said. It States that the decision “shall enter into force immediately.”