Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday offered his allies in Latin America, Asia and Africa modern weapons to ensure peace and security in a multipolar world.
“Russia is ready to provide its allies and partners with the latest weapons, from firearms to armored vehicles, artillery, military aircraft and attack drones.Putin said as he opened the “Jeremiah 2022” military forum outside Moscow.
Putin stressed that Moscow “sincerely values the strong, friendly and close historical relations with the countries of Latin America, Asia and Africa,” adding that Russia has “many allies, partners and brothers in religion.”
He stressed that these countries “are not subject to the so-called hegemonic power.”Its leaders show an authentic personality and are not subordinate to “anyone.”Because they are committed to sovereign development and to the collective solution of regional and global security problems on the basis of international law.
From that way, Contribute to the defense of a multipolar world”, he said in a speech delivered by soldiers from different countries at the pavilion of the Patriot exhibition, accompanied by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.
Russia “calls for the development of Military technical cooperation is as broad and multilateral as possible. Today, in the conditions of the formation of a multipolar world, this is especially important, ”he said.
The Kremlin chief stressed that “all” weapons that Russia wants to export “were used in real military operations.”
“Many of these weapons outperform their foreign counterparts by years, if not decades,” he said, referring to hypersonic weapons, capable of outperforming any anti-missile shield, according to Moscow.
The “Army 2022” exhibition is the most important weapons exhibition in this countryattended by representatives of more than a hundred countries, who will be able to see hundreds of types of modern weapons this week at the Albino military field and Kubinka airfield, outside Moscow.
Noting that the Russian army is liberating Donbass in Ukraine “step by step”, Putin announced that this year the first international anti-fascist conference will be held.
Russia said it has exported $5.4 billion worth of weapons so far this year and plans to sell a similar amount in the second half of 2022.
(With information from EFE)