Nigerian Govt Rejects U.S. Conditions On Sale of War Planes

Nigeria will not accept the stringent conditions set by the United States on the planned purchase of 12 Tucano fighter jets, Minister of Defence Mansur Dan-Ali has said. The conditions include that the sale will not be made till 2020 and that Nigerian technicians will not be trained by U.S. staff, or be part of the maintenance crews.



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A-29 Super Tucano.

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