Venezuela Marines will be equipped with Chinese weapons have been inspected three chariots
Data Figure: ZBD-05 amphibious infantry fighting vehicles of the People’s Liberation Army. In Jiangshan She
[World Wide Web roundup, according to Russian military news network reported on July 5, the Russian experts in the comments of Venezuela from China to buy five hundred million U.S. dollars of weaponry message that the Chinese weapons and equipment is first improved products, evolved in the Soviet sample on the basis of past imports, are now ready to export.
Russian media said that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez announced and China signed a $ 500 million worth of weapons procurement contracts, commissioned Marine Corps procurement of armored equipment, marine landing craft, artillery and other weapons. Contract costs advance by Chinese loans to repay the Commission to use the oil is expected to be delivered before the end of this year. June this year, Chavez officially confirmed for the first time Venezuela Marines will be equipped with weapons production in China. Not long ago appointed Naval Technical Expert Group’s visit to China to learn more about China selling all kinds of weapons and equipment, including at least three types of amphibious armored vehicles. May this year, Chavez approved a grant of $ 500,000,000 for the national Marines equipped with modern weapons and equipment. Commission to last five years the Marine Corps, having to expand to nine brigades, but the level of weapons and equipment is still very backward, only 10 old of the LVTP-7 amphibious armored personnel carriers, 38 EE-11 armored personnel carriers, a small amount of 105 mm howitzers and 120 mm mortars. Previously, Venezuela frequently purchase Chinese military equipment has been imported 18 K-8 Higher machine and the 10 JYL-1/JY-11B mobile radar. In early June of this year, appointed the Air Force, and Xi’an Aircraft Industry Company has signed a 8 shipped -8 military transport aircraft procurement contracts.
Russia and Russia-China economic and trade cooperation director of the Center Sanakoev in the evaluation of the above message: “Chinese military equipment The first is a modified Soviet equipment. That is, in fact, during the years of military-technical cooperation, It is in our sample, our weapons and equipment basis on the development of weapons and equipment and many other areas in the field of weapons and equipment, China has imported (from here), are now ready to export. this is happening . “
Russian experts Shituo Ka, Venezuela has long been interested in the Chinese market. Sustained tension and major trading partners of the United States, Venezuela has been trying to achieve the diversification of the domestic arms market, China and Russia are the better choice. (Compiled: woodlands)
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