United States sanctions on purchases of Russian weapons will not affect sales Rosoboronexport. This was stated by Director General of State Corporation “Rustech” Sergey Chemezov in an interview “Vesti nedeli”.
According to him, direct cooperation with the United States almost was not, except for the supply of 50 transport helicopters Mi-17, are used for the needs of the Afghan army.
“Today is just the task of how to repair them, so the Americans are forced to cancel the new sanctions against Rosoboronexport to purchase spare parts”, – said Chemezov.
Chapter “Rustech” said the United States remained the main market for a sporting and hunting weapons for concern “Kalashnikov”. He added that the Americans are not happy with the situation and are forced to seek new markets – it is the Arab world, Southeast Asia, Latin America, reports “Interfax”.