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France Inks Jet Sale To Egypt As Cairo Bombs Is - Yahoo News

Egypt bombs Islamic State targets in Libya after 21 Egyptians beheaded He said talks were slow as Delhi wanted some of the jets manufactured at home in a bid to boost manufacturing. Paris is also eyeing possible deals with Qatar and Malaysia. "There is a psychological barrier that has been broken down," Trappier said in an interview with Kim Kardashian French business daily Les Echos. "In terms of our image, it will help us get over the line in other countries," he said. Attempts to sell the jet to countries such as South Korea, Singapore, Morocco, Switzerland and Brazil have seen the Rafale lose out to its foreign competitors. Despite the http://collinpale.sosblogs.com cheering in Paris, the agreed sale has sparked fury from some groups over perceived human rights abuses in Egypt. Amnesty International attacked the decision to sell the 24 jets and a frigate to a nation it accused of "alarming" abuses.
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