Canada suspends drone technology sales to Turkey after alleged use by Azeri forces

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Canada has suspended the export of some drone technology to  Turkey  while it probes allegations the equipment was used by Azeri forces involved in fighting with Armenia, a senior official said on Tuesday.

Project Ploughshares, a Canadian arms control group, says video of air strikes released by Baku indicates the drones had been equipped with imaging and targeting systems made by L3Harris Wescam, the Canada-based unit of L3Harris Technologies Inc.

“In line with Canada’s robust export control regime and due to the ongoing hostilities, I have suspended the relevant export permits to...


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Canada suspends drone technology sales to Turkey after alleged use by Azeri forces


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