Russia refused to participate in the prestigious exhibition of arms through Ukraine

2014-07-13 07:49 AM
Britain and France refused Russian official delegation to participate in one of the most prestigious international exhibition of arms - Air Show "Farnborough 2014" through an aggressive policy towards Ukraine.

This is with reference to sources in the Foreign Office reported AFP.

“No representative of Russia was not invited to the International Air Show” Farnborough 2014 “through conduct of relations with neighboring Ukraine,” - the agency.

The absence invitation means that a person arriving at an air show, do not qualify for processing visas under the accelerated procedure.

The interviewee said that March 18 UK decided to cease all military cooperation with Russia, including and the current export license through the annexation of the Crimea.

“(British) government was also determined to out to erase Russia from the list of selected countries to provide export licenses for arms to prevent her participation in the cabin “Farnborough 2014” - quoted by AFP his companion.

agency also said that the exhibition was planned visit of representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, as well as public corporations such as “Roskosmos”, “Rosaviatsia” ” Russian Technologies “JSC Corporation” Irkut “,” Rosoboronexport “and other companies.

” Of the 17 members of the Russian official delegation visas could receive only 5 people, “- said the agency.

One of the world’s most prestigious international Air Show “Farnborough 2014” will open on Monday, July 14. According to established tradition, the exhibition participants placed billions in contracts.

Source article and comments

See more

Investigation: Russian arms supplies to Donbass and prepares active hostilities

Russia supplies a significant amount of weapons, ammunition and other military materials to the occupied Donbass, indicating that preparations for the…


EU demands immediate results in the fight against corruption in Ukraine

The EU expects the first tangible results of Ukrainian reforms, including in the fight against corruption.


Russia holds a ground military operation in Syria to support Assad - Media

Russian Soldiers involved in ground operations in support of Assad troops in the fight against the opposition.

Other news

In the occupied Donbas first sentenced to death

In the temporarily occupied territory of Donbass - the so-called "DNR" - a person sentenced to capital punishment - death.


In Crimea - about a dozen new searches of the Crimean Tatars

In Crimea, on February 12 last searches in the homes of the Crimean Tatars. Told the Crimean lawyer Emile Kurbedinov edition "Krym.Reapii."…


The Council confirmed that the leader of "dill" Tsarev was assistant

The Council confirmed that the leader of "dill" Tsarev was assistant SVRU confirmed that the interim leader of "dill" Denis Borisenko was assistant odious former Regions Oleg Tsarev.


The participants of the blockade tightened in Transcarpathia "titushky"

In the Transcarpathian checkpoint where activists do not pass in Ukraine Russian trucks begin provocation.


Militants fire tore open a new crossing point

Lugansk militants fired at the place of opening a new point of entry and exit in Golden, what tore it open.