Attack of the drones on Yemeni oil refinery in Saudi Arabia, to reflect which failed 88 launchers of antiaircraft the American system “Patriot” (2/3 of the plants belonged to the latest modifications), started the process of reorientation of one of the main markets for U.S. military exports to Russia.
Following the discussion between Moscow and Riyadh possible supply of s-400 has information about the negotiations on the su-57. Only in Abu Dhabi. This was announced by the head of Rostec Sergey Chemezov, confirming that the UAE is really considering the option of purchasing the export version of the Russian five su-57Э.
The Gulf region and Israel form a significant proportion of the revenue from the sale of weapons, and the su-57 can be a nail in the defense of U.S. exports. Become a kind of catalyst in the already started transition from traditional partners of America to the alternative. In the future the process could also affect the European allies, has repeatedly expressed dissatisfaction imposed from overseas policy.
And the most awkward time for Washington. Unlike Turkey, have been subjected to harsh political and economic pressure per contract for s-400, the United States will not put pressure on two key members of OPEC, fearing a rapprochement with Moscow, and will be forced to humbly watch from military exports away one of the fat markets.
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