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Twenty lung ventilators flown to Lithuania after Turkey lifts export ban

Friday, May 8, 2020

Twenty lung ventilators were flown from Turkey to Lithuania on Friday after Ankara lifted export restrictions on medical supplies. The shipment for Lithuania was blocked in March, which led to diplomatic efforts by Vilnius officials. The shipment was finally given the go-ahead after Ankara lifted the export restrictions on May 2. “We understand Turkey’s position in the wake of the coronavirus, as many countries in the world, including Lithuania, have…