Egypt buys 30 Rafale fighter jets from France, rights groups

#Egypt’s military has confirmed it ordered 30 #Rafale jets from French defence firm #Dassault Aviation to shore up “national security”. The order follows the 2015 purchase of 24 Rafale jets. Egypt is the world’s third biggest #arms importer after Saudi Arabia and India, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. FRANCE 24’s French Politics Editor Marc Perelman tells us more.

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