In the light of the global pandemic, organizers of the International-Military Technical Forum ARMY-2020 have already taken into consideration the safety of participants and took all necessary measures to guarantee a safe environment throughout the period of the Forum.
At a briefing for the military-diplomatic corps of foreign states, the Head of the Main Directorate for Research Activities and Technological Support of Advanced Technologies (Innovative Research) of the Russian Defence Ministry, Major General Andrei Goncharov said that during the entire period of the Forum, all necessary requirements for a sanitary and safe environment will be provided in order to make the work of foreign partners more fruitful.
“We highly appreciate and support the established business relations with foreign countries and intend to continue to develop international cooperation,” Major General Andrei Goncharov said, stressing that during the forum, sanitary and epidemiological control measures will be strengthened in order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus infection.
Within the framework of the Forum, negotiations and meetings of the heads of defence departments of foreign states with the leadership of the Russian Ministry of Defence, other federal executive bodies of the Russian Federation and representatives of the Russian defence industry are expected.
To date, 72 states have confirmed the participation of their delegations in the forum, of which 10 are high-level delegations (Armenia, Belarus, Brazil, Vietnam, Iran, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Rwanda, CAR, South Ossetia).
Moreover, five countries (Belarus, Brazil, India, Kazakhstan, Pakistan) will present their national expositions at the forum.
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