Netherlands suspends arms exports to Turkey over Syria op

AFP, Daily Sabah, 11 October 2019 - The Netherlands will freeze all weapons exports to Turkey over Ankara's anti-terror operation in northern Syria, the Dutch foreign ministry said Friday. [...]

The Netherlands is responsible for about 8% of Europe's total arms exports to Turkey, according to figures by the Amsterdam-based research and campaign organization Stop Wapenhandel.

This included mainly parts for tanks and armored vehicles, as well as technology and parts for fighter planes and attack helicopters, Stop Wapenhandel said in a report released in 2017. [...]