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Nato entry may be boon for arms firms

Slovak arms manufacturers and the Economy Ministry believe the country’s membership in Nato, following an expected entry invitation at a November 24-25 Alliance expansion summit in Prague, will give Slovak arms firms access to new markets.

Slovak arms firms have struggled for customers since the early 1990s, when the collapse of Warsaw pact arms markets gutted the industry.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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