The Ministry of defence of Thailand tore up a contract with Ukraine to supply tanks “hold” production Kharkov plant. It is reported by Ukrainian edition of “Vesti” with reference to the Minister of defense, Department of Provita Sangamon.
It is known that the head of the defense Ministry of Thailand took the decision after he visited China and selected tanks this country because the ratio of price and quality.
Ukraine had to supply Thai army tanks 49 by October 2017, but with the supply problems began and the number of machines purchased was reduced.
In the end, Thailand had set a total of 20 tanks “Oplot” in 2016. Now, instead, Thailand will begin to receive Chinese tanks VT-4. Until the contract is signed for 28 of these machines with the ability to increase.