19 April 2013, 11:30

Russia, Cuba to spur defense cooperation

Начальник Генерального штаба Вооруженных Сил РФ Валерий Герасимов генерал-полковник
Valery Gerasimov
Valery Gerasimov

The Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov has arrived to Cuba.

Reports by the Russian Defense Ministry say that during his working visit General Gerasimov will meet with Cuban defense ministry officials to discuss a wide range of issues, including repair and modernization of the earlier supplied military equipment and personnel training.

General Gerasimov will visit a radio-electronic center and will examine the Cuban industry’s capabilities for upgrading armored vehicles.

Gerasimov’s visit is expected to spur bilateral ties in defense and technology

Voice of Russia, TASS

 

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