September 21, 2018 / 11:17 AM / a month ago

Lavrov calls U.S. sanctions aimed at Russian plane maker 'unfair competition': Interfax

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday that U.S. sanctions that impact Russian plane manufacturer Sukhoi were “yet another act of unfair competition”, Interfax news agency reported.

FILE PHOTO: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov addresses a conference at the foreign ministry in Berlin, Germany, September 14, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a Chinese military agency and its director for buying defense equipment from Russia, including from Sukhoi.

Reporting by Denis Pinchuk; Writing by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Hugh Lawson

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below