And has become NATO’s most lethal member.
Turkish Bayraktar TB2 and other combat drones have been used – have been displayed and exhibited as at an arms fair – in tearing apart human bodies in Syria, Libya, Nagorno-Karabakh, Armenia and Donetsk to date.
Most any Turkish news article on the sale of those drones to other countries contains a paragraph on their use in the above countries drawing the attention of prospective purchasers around the world. Which is precisely what was intended. For example: It [the Bayraktar TB2] has been actively used by Turkish forces in Syria and Libya and it saw action in Azerbaijan’s recent Nagorno Karabakh conflict, paving the way for its international recognition with proven operational capability.
In recent months it’s been reported that in addition to Azerbaijan, which used them extensively in its attack on defenseless Nagorno-Karabakh last year, the following countries have purchased or plan to purchase and jointly manufacture the deadly drones: Albania, Angola, Britain, Ethiopia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Morocco, Niger, Qatar, Pakistan, Poland, South Korea, Tunisia, Turkmenistan and Ukraine.
Some recent reports: