Kiev Course to Tear Cooperative Ties of Ukrainian Enterprises with Russian Defense Industry to Hit Economy of Ukraine
Refusal of Kiev from military-technical cooperation with Russia harms the economy of Ukraine, Deputy General Director of “Rosoboronexport”, head of the delegation at the exhibition of arms IDEX 2015 in Abu Dhabi, Igor Sevastyanov told reporters.
“Recent events in Ukraine have affected the existed cooperation. A number of Ukrainian companies worked together with Russian defense enterprises. What is happening now is a blow to the economy of Ukraine,” I. Sevastyanov said.
Earlier it was reported that the new leadership of Ukraine has banned the supply of components to Russian defense enterprises.
According to the representative of “Rosoboronexport”, Russian companies will find a substitution for Ukrainian components.