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Neutral Switzerland wants to sell weapons to states in ‘internal conflict’

Monday, June 18, 2018

Switzerland, a country famous for its neutrality, announced on Friday, June 15 that it wants to allow the sale of arms in countries in the grip of an “internal armed conflict,” under certain conditions. Causing outcry from opponents, the Swiss government said that “war materials” could be sold, but only if they were not used during an internal conflict. “The delivery of war material to a country involved in an…