January 6, 2023, 21:07 – Public News Service – OSN

Ministry of Finance USA announced the introduction sanctions in relation to managers and members of the board Iranian company that manufactures unmanned aerial vehicles. It is reported by RIA Novosti.

We are talking about Qods Aviation Industries, which is considered the country’s main defense manufacturer. The company develops and manufactures drones.

The reason for the introduction of restrictions by the Office for Foreign Assets Control, the US Department called the alleged transfer of drones to Russia. At the same time, both Moscow and Tehran have repeatedly denied such accusations.

In addition, the head of the Iranian Aerospace Industries Organization was included in the sanctions list.

Earlier it was reported that Switzerland did not directly supply Tehran with any parts for the production of UAVs, but the Iranian side could theoretically buy them on the world market. This was stated by the head of the press service of the Swiss State Secretariat for Economics (SECO) Fabian Mayenfisch.

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