A Saab JAS 39 Gripen fighter jet performs during the second week-end of the AIR14 air show on September 6, 2014 in Payerne, western Switzerland. The airshow commemorates over two week-ends the 100th anniversary of the Swiss Air Forces. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP

A Saab JAS 39 Gripen fighter jet performs during the second week-end of the AIR14 air show on September 6, 2014 in Payerne, western Switzerland. The airshow commemorates over two week-ends the 100th anniversary of the Swiss Air Forces. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP

Swedish defense contractor Saab has been selling its fighter aircraft to countries such as junta-ruled Thailand, but could run up against a new 'democracy clause' in Swedish law. Photo: AFP / Fabrice Cofferini

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