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Poland continues multi-pronged attack on French: 'we taught them to use forks'

Deputy defence minister Bartosz Kownacki harks back to 16th-century cutlery history in ongoing row about cancellation of Airbus helicopter deal Poland’s deputy defence minister has claimed that Poles taught the French how to use forks as a diplomatic row rages over the handling of a failed multi-billion euro helicopter deal. Bartosz Kownacki was speaking after France withdrew the Polish delegation’s invitation to a Euronaval industry fair in Paris next week amid tension over the breakdown in talks aimed at Poland buying Airbus choppers.
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