World Egypt sign for 30 burst, France welcomes this "strategic" partnership
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A contract was signed between Egypt and France For the purchase of thirty Rafale combat aircraft of Dassault, confirmed the Egyptian army, the French army and the manufacturer.
confirmed having signed with France a contract for the purchase of thirty additional bluster combat aircraft of Dassault, in a communiqué of the army published in the night from Monday to Tuesday.
"Egypt and France have signed a contract for the supply of 30 burst aircraft," indicated the Egyptian releaseby the French investigative media . The purchase will be done via a ten-year loan, adds the Egyptian army in its statement.
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Groupalso confirmed the signature of the contract and the French Ministry of the Armies rejoiced in a statement on Tuesday morning: this contract illustrates the strategic nature of the partnership that France maintains with Egypt, while our Two countries are committed resolutely in the fight against terrorism and work for stability in their regional environment.
Already 24 bought in 2015
Cairo is one of the largest customers in the French Armament Industry. Egypt had been in 2015 the first foreign country to buy burst, with an order of 24 combat aircraft.
Arms sales in Egypt have increased considerably after the arrival of Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi in 2014, mainly between 2014 and 2016 thanks to the sale of burst, a frigate, of Four corvettes and two Mistral helicopter holders.
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The announced sale this week confirms the success for export, late but real, from the French combat aircraft. Also ordered by Qatar (36) and by India (36), it was sold in January to Greece to 18 copies, including twelve used.
"A loan guaranteed by France"
according to the details unveiled by DISCLOSE Monday, France and Egypt concluded on 26 April a contract of € 3.95 billion, including the sale of thirty planes Rafale hunting, as well as two other contracts for the benefit of MBDA Missiliar and Safran Electronics and Defense.
disclose also indicated that the payments of Egypt would be mainly on credit and that Cairo had obtained a loan guaranteed by France up to 85%.
According to the investigative media, the public treasury has borrowed from several French banking institutions - Crédit Agricole, Société Générale, BNP Paribas and CIC - to allow the loan.
Mr. Sissi was received in December 2020 in Paris. A visit described by human rights organizations that regularly accuse Egypt to violate individual freedoms and limit the freedom of expression.
Since the arrival of Mr. Sissi's power in 2014, the Egyptian state leads to fierce repression against any form of opposition, religious or liberal.
But the French President Emmanuel Macron refused in December to condition the issue of human rights in the strategic partnership between Paris and Cairo, while advocating for a democratic openness and an active civil society.
The Egyptian imports of French armaments amounted to € 7.7 billion between 2010 and 2019, causing Cairo the fourth client country of France on armaments, according to the annual report to the French Parliament.
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