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India Buys 36 Rafale Jets to Bolster Aging Air Force Fleet

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  • Indian, French defense ministers sign agreement in Delhi
  • Deal comes amid tension with Pakistan after militant attack

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has finalized an order to buy dozens of warplanes from France in a long-delayed deal that will equip India’s air force with advanced fighter jets.

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