French Firm DCNS is the Prime contractor for the construction of the helicopter carrier type "Mistral" for the Russian Navy - will not participate in the international Maritime defence show (IMDS-2015) in St. Petersburg, said a spokesman for the organization Emmanuel Godet.
"The company confirms that it will not participate in IMDS-2015 in St. Petersburg, said the news Agency Hodes.- We do not wish to explain the Reasons for this decision ".
It reminded Commissioner DCNS, the Firm participated in the previous show, which was held in St. Petersburg in 2013. Zam. the General Director organizes the Exhibition organization "Sea Cabin" Alexander Koloskov told the news Agency that the official invitation of the French organization was targeted." The organizing Committee of IMDS-2015 sent invitations to all attendees prior of Salon, and also French organization DCNS, " said he." The reasons for its refusal to participate in the salon are unknown to us, "added the Commissioner," Marine Salon ". Remember, last year Paris at the time stopped the supply ships, for which he received the money, citing his disagreement with the policy of Russia in Ukraine. Opposing political force and the trade unions of France criticized the President of the Fifth Republic for refusing to put Russia "Mistral" alleging pressure from the capital of the USA. In the leadership of the Russian Federation said that in the situation with the "Mistral" Moscow adheres to the principle of " goods or money ", which was recorded at the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and French leader Francois Hollande.