19 noiembrie 2019

Iran likely to purchase Russian fighters, tanks if UN arms embargo ends next year


WASHINGTON — Iran will look to Russia and China to replace its long-outdated fighter jets and tanks next year when the decades-old international arms embargo banning the country from purchasing such weapons abroad is set to expire, a senior defense intelligence official said Tuesday.The Pentagon warns in a new report titled “Iran Military Power” that the anticipated expiration of the U.N.’s conventional arms embargo on Iran could aid Tehran as it attempts to become the dominant power in the [...]