France suspends weapons sales to Turkey due to its aggression on Syrian territory

France announced on Saturday it has suspended all weapon sales to Turkey and warned Ankara that its offensive on  Syrian territories threatened European security.

Reuters quoted the French defense and foreign ministries as saying in a joint statement that “France has decided to suspend all plans to export to Turkey weapons that could be used in this offensive. This decision is with immediate effect.”

The statement said that European Union foreign ministers would coordinate their position on Monday at a meeting in Luxembourg.

Source: News Agencies