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Strained ties with Turkey hurt Israeli defense contract with U.S. firm

Boeing apparently weighing other suppliers after Israel's Elta ordered by Defense Ministry to hold components to be fitted in AWACS planes purchased by Turkey. By Zvi Bar'elTags: Israel TurkeyNATO

An Israeli refusal to supply components to be fitted in an airborne early warning and control (AWACS) craft purchased by the Turkish military is straining ties between Israeli defense suppliers and American giant aerospace Boeing, Defense News reported on Thursday.

According to the report, the Defense Ministry ordered Elta, the firm contracted to supply the components, to hold two shipments over Israel's reluctance to see Israeli-made security equipment being used by Turkey.

However, as a result of the Israeli instruction, U.S. giant

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Added: Apr-7-2012 Occurred On: Apr-7-2012
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  • why is israel trying to strong arm everyone they have problems with, this is going to catch up with them eventually

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  • Israel acting like children again..

    Failing to provide a service after contractual agreement is a criminal offence.

    Even worse, is that Turkey will get it from someone else. All Israel have done is harmed their defence industry. Who will buy weapons from someone who is extremely emotional and fails to deliver?

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  • Strained ties with Turkey hurt Israel? Go figure, a muslim country against Israel! News flash!!! You will get an award for that one!

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  • When Turkey is involved in to something, they always are to blame. Fuck Turkey’s Muslims motherfucker morons.

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    • @hackrisk haha who cares you moron ! israel also tierd to block turkish-italian spy satelit ! but what has changed ? nothing ! we are producing our own spy satelit ! first we sent our spotter satelit Ras-sat last year ! hahaha by this way isral made big favour for us !!! we gonna make our next gen radar systems ! thank you jew-amerika !!!

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