France sold two military ships to United Arab Emirates: Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech at Dubai's Chamber of Commerce in Dubai
French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech at Dubai's Chamber of Commerce in Dubai, UAE, November 9, 2017. REUTERS/Ludovic Marin/Pool

November 9, 2017

DUBAI (Reuters) – France sold two Gowind-class corvettes of state-owned shipbuilder Naval Group to the United Arab Emirates, President Emmanuel Macron told a new conference on Thursday.

(Reporting by Sylvia Westall; writing by Michel Rose; editing by John Irish)