IP- President Vladimir Putin stated on Monday that Russia is willing to deepen cooperation with countries that defend their national interests.

Iran PressEurope: In a video address to the international military-technical forum Army-2023 in the Moscow region, Putin expressed Russia's openness to establishing equal technological partnerships and military-technical cooperation with other nations.

Putin emphasized the importance of joint efforts in constructing an "equal indivisible security system" and proposed expanding collaboration in various areas, such as personnel training and joint command-staff exercises.

He also anticipated signing significant agreements and export contracts during the forum.

Furthermore, Putin highlighted Russia's intention to develop a new independent, science-intensive, high-tech industry. He urged attention toward innovative civilian products from defense industry enterprises, including boats, helicopters, amphibians, and drones suitable for diverse applications.

Russia aims to offer its partners a wide range of modern weapons encompassing advanced control systems, intelligence capabilities, high-precision weaponry, and robotics.

Putin expressed hope that the forum would contribute to strengthening military and military-technical partnerships for security and stability in the emerging multipolar world.

The event will conclude on Sunday, featuring presentations from numerous Russian military-industrial complex companies.


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