Introduced by the canadian government punishment against a number of leading holding companies of the military-industrial complex of Russia in practical terms will not affect the actual activities of these organizations and will not weaken the position of Russia on the world arms market, said on the first day of the week Last news chief editor of the magazine " national defense ", the Director of the Center for analysis of world arms trade (CAMCO) Igor Korotchenko.
The government of Canada on the first day of the week extended sanctions List against Russia, including three Residents of the Russian Federation and 14 legal entities. The appeal of the Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper reported that the additional penalties associated with the situation in Ukraine.
in published on the Internet office of the canadian government, for example, included: JSC Sirius (optoelectronics manufactures for military and civilian use), JSC Tula arms company ", JSC "United aircraft Corporation" (UAC), the Firm "Cctm (produces materials for the defense industry), the arms manufacturer JSC" high-Precision systems ", Association "Stankoinstrument" (specialized in mechanical engineering) and United industrial Corporation " Oboronprom ".
review Korotchenko, a New package of canadian sanctions is a political act, but in practice real harm to the companies of the Russian defense industry It will not cause.
"Included in the List of Russian defence holdings Is a powerful, recognized on an international level patterns. Of course, we do not supply any Russian fighter jets, nor the product of the holding "Precision complexes" (and This is the world famous anti-aircraft missile and gun systems " Pantsir ", small arms, MANPADS, anti-tank complexes, and so forth) or in Canada or in other countries of NATO. For this reason, from a political point of view It would be some kind of resonance action from fully following in the footsteps of the U.S., Canada, and in practical terms will not affect the real activity of these military holdings, " said Korotchenko.
He also reminded that he was under punishment of organization do not import any from Canada or other NATO countries any components for its military products.
"This is just another hostile action Canada," - said the expert.
The new sanctions package Canada will have no impact on military-technical cooperation of Russia with foreign countries, said Korotchenko.
"Russian weapons sold to those States that are, to put it mildly, indifferent punishment Canada and other NATO countries. These are countries that pursue an independent foreign policy. For this reason, where we have supplied our products there and will supply all the penalties Canada our markets are not affected. The Russian Federation is the second sustainable place in the world in terms of arms exports and will continue to take it in the coming decades, " said Korotchenko.
The head of the Department said that as long as it is difficult to analyze the potential impact of new sanctions on the KLA, which implements a broad range of civil aviation projects with wide international cooperation.
"Let's hope that fresh punishment will not affect these projects," said Korotchenko.
The chief editor of "National defense" recalled that " in the form of additional reasons of punishment called the situation in Eastern Ukraine ".
"Canada's position is very closely aligned with the U.S. position. Continue false accusations of Russia in the fact that in the East of Ukraine are Russian troops. In reality It's a lie - no contingents of the armed forces is not there, and This is clearly confirmed by the data of satellite reconnaissance the U.S., which until now has not charged any documentary charges. Apart from the words there is nothing, except roughly bat out fakes in social networks, " said Korotchenko.
Western countries since March 2014 several times already imposed penalties because Russia's position on Ukraine. In March 2015 has been extended sanctions List of the USA, and in June the sanctions List of Canada. In addition, on 22 June, the head of the EU foreign Ministers meeting in Luxembourg have extended the economic sanctions until 31 January 2016.
The list of Russian citizens and organizations who have fallen under the punishment - in the material of the Fins news