Kosachev: sanctions the US is trying to create problems of Russia in the arms market

Konstantin Kosachev

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MOSCOW, March 26. /TASS/. New US sanctions against Russia are intended to demonstrate the supremacy of American law over international and limit the work of Russian competitors in the world markets. This opinion was expressed by TASS, the head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev, commenting on the introduction of restrictive measures against eight Russian companies in the sphere of military-industrial complex.

Kosachev has noticed that any links “on the fundamental in this area the Treaty on the nonproliferation of nuclear weapons (NPT)” has not been done. Apparently, this case involved certain “American-proliferation act”, he said.