The Federal Council approves the supply of ammunition to Qatar
The Federal Council has approved the export of ammunition to Qatar. The assessment criteria provided for in the legislation were taken into account.
The delivery consists of 6,000 rounds of 27 mm ammunition for the on-board cannon of the European “Eurofighter” combat aircraft. The Federal Council announced this on Friday. He issues the permit for the export after weighing up the goods.
According to the statement, the assessment criteria provided for in the legislation were taken into account. There are no compelling reasons for a ban on exports, it said. (wap)