Swiss carve out fighter jet purchase, set 6 bln Sfr budget

The Swiss government will split
off its purchase of new fighter jets from its order of new
surface-to-air defences, it said on Thursday, setting a budget
of 6 billion Swiss francs ($5.96 billion) for the jets alone.

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