Russian security Council: “defense” stepped up the creation of the Russian analogues of foreign production

Transport-missile systems RS-24 “YARS” and armored “Tiger” with BMDO Crossbow

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MOSCOW, may 15. /TASS/. Enterprises of the Russian military-industrial complex in the conditions of sanctions of the West have become more active to create domestic analogues of foreign high-tech products, said Deputy Secretary of the Russian security Council Mikhail Popov.

“With the introduction of a number of Western countries sanctions against the Russian Federation intensified the work of the organizations of defense industry complex on creation of the domestic counterparts of high-tech products of foreign production. To develop new and advanced models, complexes and systems of armament, military and special equipment, development of innovative technologies established institutions of General designers and managers of the priority technological areas”, – said Popov in an interview to the newspaper “Red star”.