Slovakia in talks to buy either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fighter jets

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Posted: Feb 02, 2018 4:40 AM

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia's defense ministry said on Friday it was in talks to purchase either American F-16s or Swedish Gripen fighter jets to replace its ageing Russian-made MiG-29s.

The ministry said it would submit an analysis of the two options by June 29 for government approval.

(Reporting by Tatiana Jancarikova; Editing by Peter Graff)