News 10 july — 15:33

France lifted ban on sale of weapons to Azerbaijan


French military industrial companies have started marketing work to establish cooperation with Azerbaijan, Interfax-Azerbaijan reports with reference to AzeriDefence.

'Official Paris lifted from French companies a ban on the sale of defence products to Azerbaijan. The military-industrial companies of this country have already started marketing work,' the report said.

AzeriDefence also notes that in this regard, the French military complex will be presented in a wide format at the 3rd Azerbaijan International Defence Exhibition ADEX-2018, which will be held on September 25-27.

'In particular, such leading companies as MBDA Systems, CIFAL Group, Naval Group, Airbus Defence, Etienne Lacroix, Nexter Systems, Proengin, Thales and others will be represented at ADEX-2018,' the publication stresses.

A number of European countries and the United States have established an embargo on the sale of weapons to Azerbaijan and Armenia since the beginning of the 1990s in connection with the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.

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