Egypt has no right without the consent of France to resell or transfer to any country, the helicopter carrier type " Mistral ", because of this, statements about the possible sale of ships to Russia for a symbolic price is not even worth discussing, said a source in the foreign Ministry.
"military equipment and weapons are sold subject to the provision of end-user certificate, which clearly States that without the consent of the seller cannot resell, give away, give weapons. For this reason to discuss this nonsense should not be "- reports the words " news Agency ".
Another source said, because it is a " political message, without having a real reason ". First Ambassador of Egypt to Russia Mohammed El-Badri also confirmed the message about the possible sale of "Mistral" Russia. Remember, on the last working day of the week, Macierewicz citing sources said that Egypt is able to sell Russia two "Mistral" for a symbolic price of 1 dollar. Remember, 10 Oct 2015 Paris and Cairo signed an agreement for the purchase by Egypt of 2 intended of Russia's helicopter carrier type " Mistral ". First, these ships were intended Russia, however, Paris at the time stopped the supply ships, for which he received the money, citing his disagreement with the policy of Russia in Ukraine. We also emphasize that, As stated in the French Senate, Paris has canceled a deal with Russia on "Mistress" because of pressure from the countries of Eastern Europe. It was noted that Poland threatened France to suspend the dialogues on the deal to buy 50 helicopters Caracal in the amount of 2, 5 billion EUR in case of transfer of helicopter carrier to Russia. The Treaty between France and Russia was broken, but in spite of this, Poland in the end still declared invalid ordering helicopters that France considered it a betrayal. Tuesday it was confirmed that Egypt turned to Russia asking to be put several squadrons of Ka-52K for their helicopter carriers " Mistral ". As told in the FS MTC of Russia, the agreement has been executed.