16:49 GMT +320 August 2017
Live
    Russia deploys S-400 air defence missile system in Syria

    Middle Eastern Countries Interested in Russian Arms Showcased in Syria - Rostec

    © Sputnik/ Dmitriy Vinogradov
    Russia
    Get short URL
    0 1663176

    The state corporation Rostec's director for international cooperation said that many countries in the Middle East have displayed an interest in the weapons Russia showcased during its campaign in Syria.

    BENGALURU (India) (Sputnik) Many countries in the Middle East have shown an interest in the weapons Russia has showcased during its campaign in Syria, the state corporation Rostec's director for international cooperation said Tuesday.

    Victor Kladov told reporters the countries honed in on the Su-35 air superiority fighters, Mi-28 attack helicopters and S-400 missile systems.

    "This operation has spurred us to improve our weapons and attracted interest in our technology from foreign customers, since these systems have proven themselves in actual combat. Many Middle Eastern countries have expressed a desire to buy this technology," Kladov said.

    Never miss a story again — sign up to our Telegram channel and we'll keep you up to speed!

    Related:

    Hackers, Watch Out!: New Cyber Security Center Set Up by Rostec
    Mass Production of Russia's MC-21 Airliner Expected to Begin in 2018 - Rostec
    Russia’s Rostec 2015 Revenues Grow by 18% to $17.1Bln - CEO
    Tags:
    S-400, Rostec, Syria, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik
    • Сomment