Czech Republic halts military equipment export to TurkeyChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 16, 2019
The Czech Republic has suspended export licenses for military equipment to Turkey, Czech Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Jan Hamacek said.
Europe Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Jan Hamace
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European Union foreign ministers earlier agreed in Luxembourg that their respective countries will coordinate a restriction of their arms exports to Turkey in reaction to Ankara's military operations in northern Syria.
Turkey launched military operations targeting the Kurdish forces in several parts of northeastern Syria last week. ■