Obama 'concerned' over France's war ship sale to Russia

  

Speaking to journalists after the G7 Summit in Brussels on Thursday, US President Barack Obama said that he 'has express some concerns' over France's selling of warships to Russia.

'I have expressed some concerns, and I'm not alone in this, about continuing defence deals with Russia at a time when they have violated basic international law and territorial integrity and sovereignty of their neighbours” Obama said. “It would have been preferable to press the pause button.” he added.

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Thursday, 5 June, 2014 - 16:00