USA: Turkey Wins Textile Trade Concessions For War Support
Officials from the US textile industry are outraged over the package of textile trade concessions offered to Turkey in return for letting the US deploy its troops in the country prior to an attack on Iraq. The proposals announced on Wednesday would enable the US military to kit its troops out in apparel made in Turkey, over-riding for one year certain "Buy American" provisions that it has been previously been a staple of Pentagon sourcing.
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