Spanish media said that China will fund construction of six Bolivian engineer battalion
The article said China plans to sell portable HY5A SAM
Bolivia LONDON Dec. 15 message: Spanish EFE news agency reported 11, Bolivian President Evo Morales, 11, participating in Glass Defense Development Corporation was established during the 37 anniversary, said the Chinese government will provide $ 40 million glass state loans to fund engineering battalion Bolivia 6.
reported that President Morales in the glass during the anniversary of national defense development company, said glass to obtain loans from China, the country will be allocated in La Paz, Tarija, Cochabamba, Oulu Luo six engineering battalion. The funds provided by the China Export-Import Bank, will be used to build the infrastructure and laying roads. Reported that, in addition to this funding, the Chinese will also build and launch communications satellite in Bolivia.
report said, the development of glass defense production company responsible for the defense business, but now the problems of scarce resources. In this regard, President Morales condemned the military system of free enterprise bankruptcy and promised to increase the company’s support.
reported that the Government of Bolivia from the Defense Development Corporation purchased 50 tractors have entered the assembly phase and glassy state also plans to purchase from Iran in the near future related equipment. In response, Morales said, in fact, since November 24, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad visited Bolivia, the glass state technology sector began to negotiate with Iran on this.
recent years, China’s relations with the gradual warming of Bolivia. United Press International reported that in 2007 China has provided free of charge for 42 Bolivian military vehicles, including 34 trucks, five buses and three CROSSOVER (crossover). International intelligence agencies had also speculated that China plans to sell portable HY5A surface-to Bolivia.
2006 year, was still a presidential candidate Evo Morales (Bolivia’s current president) visited China, invited the joint development of glass in the glass state between natural gas resources. Bolivia is South America’s second-largest natural gas producer, has confirmed natural gas reserves as high as 1.38 trillion cubic meters. Western analysts said the air show in Santiago, Chile and China through bilateral or multilateral cooperation, etc., to strengthen its cooperation with Cuba, Chile, Bolivia and Argentina and other Latin American countries the relationship between the military to consolidate its presence in the U.S. “backyard” area of ??political and military influence. (Compiled: Spring)