Britain sent $100 million worth of key equipment, including semiconductors and drones, to Russia. We are talking about the first 10 months of 2023, writes The Times.
There is no official confirmation of the information.
The figure reflects a sharp decline in trade between Russia and the UK compared to 2022, when some $770 million worth of critical components were exported
- said in the publication.
The newspaper notes that the British Technology often find their way to the Russian military through third countries. And goods worth about $15 million were delivered to the Russian Federation directly from UK warehouses.
As the source of the publication emphasized, 28 British components and two thousand American ones were found in the weapons of the Russian military. Moscow did not comment on this information, the newspaper wrote.
Meanwhile, a Ukrainian volunteer countedthat in the first third of February alone, the Russian Aerospace Forces dropped about 460 aerial bombs with a universal planning and adjustment module (UMPC) on the positions of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. These include FAB-250/500/1500 and volumetric detonating aircraft bombs (ODAB).