Arms Sales Show German Risks From Worsening Turkey Ties

Arms Sales Show German Risks From Worsening Turkey Ties

European Union governments face mounting pressure to adopt punitive measures against Turkey after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for a boycott on French goods. Greece has asked for an arms embargo in response to Turkey’s maritime claims in the Eastern Mediterranean and Ankara’s stance in the Cyprus dispute. Such a move would hurt Germany the most, arms export data released this week by the European Commission show.

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