Balkans: November 15, 1999

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Germany has decided to allow the Turks to buy Leopard-2A6 tanks (if that tank wins the competition) but will not allow them to buy spare parts for 125 German-built howitzers. The reason is that the artillery is likely to be used against the Kurdish rebels but the tanks are not.--Stephen V Cole

 

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