In 2003, Russia will make a number of large contracts on supplying military equipment, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Mikhail Dmitriyev reported at a press conference today. Dmitriyev ranked Greece among the main importers of Russian weapons. According to him, over the past few years the volume of Russian military supplies had exceeded $1bn.
The official noted that Russia also collaborated with countries of the Middle East in the military and technical sphere. Additionally, the list of Russia's major military partners includes China, France, Italy and several African states.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18