Canada does not plan to purchase the ships of class " Mistral ", said the Ministry of defence of the country.
According to the messenger office Ashley Lemira, " armed forces Canada not aimed at the acquisition of these vessels now ", RIA "news" referring to Agency France-Presse.
yesterday was a report prepared by the Secretary-General for defense and national security Louis Gauthier, stating that a serious interest in purchasing a custom-built Russian ships showed in the 1st turn Egypt. Among other contenders are also called India, Canada and Singapore. Remember, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin and the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande on August 6 agreed to halt the validity of the contract for construction and supply of 2 amphibious assault ships of the " Mistral ". Then the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande said that Paris is without question will find buyers for the helicopter. 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 in France has criticized the President of the Fifth Republic for refusing to put Russia "Mistral" alleging pressure from the capital of the USA.