UAE signs ‘historic’ deal to buy 80 French-made Rafale fighter jets


France said the deal for the jets plus 12 Caracal helicopters is worth around €17 billion.

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The United Arab Emirates has signed a deal for 80 French-made Rafale fighter jets, the biggest international order ever made for the warplanes, officials said on Friday during a visit by French president Emmanuel Macron, reports FRANCE 24.