About fifty Vietnamese enterprises, producing building materials, use the products of the Russian joint-stock enterprise Drobmash. In the past two years nearly 90 percent of their equipment have come from Russia. As the Ministry of Trade of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam reported, the enterprises of this most developed industry in the country also willingly use Russian lorries, mobile cranes and equipment for building and repairing roads. In the opinion of local specialists, the products from Russia are of a high quality and reliable in conditions of tropics.
Turkish President Erdogan personally ordered to shoot down the Russian Su-24 fighter jet on November 24, 2016, when the aircraft was on a combat mission in Syria