Government puts arms exports to Pakistan on hold




 
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Government puts arms exports to Pakistan on hold
 
November 18th, 2007  
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Topic: Government puts arms exports to Pakistan on hold


Government puts arms exports to Pakistan on hold
Government puts arms exports to Pakistan on hold


The Swiss government has decided to suspend temporarily export licences for anti-air defence systems destined for Pakistan.

A cabinet statement on Wednesday said the move was being made because of the current political situation in the country.

In September a group on the political left, judging the law on exports was not restrictive enough, handed in a people's initiative calling for a total ban.



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