XXXV, No 23, 11/12/2017
The Rafale fighter sleaze circus gets under way
Rafale International, comprising Dassault Aviation, Safran, and Thales, is facing the time-honoured convention of an Indian outburst. A landslide of political and media conspiracy theories has insinuated that something shady is behind the procurement of the Rafale fighters, the offsets, and the joint venture partner. The accusers have failed to provide any evidence.