According to John Kirby, the representative of the US National Security Council, the trip of the Russian president shows the degree of isolation of the country, which is now forced to turn to Tehran for help. National Security Council (NSC) White House John Kirby.
“I would say that this visit shows the degree of isolation of President Putin and Russia, which must now turn to Iran for help,” — said Kirby.
Russia, due to sanctions and export controls, says a White House official, is experiencing difficulties in the military-industrial complex, especially with microelectronics.
At the same time, according to him, The US sees no sign that Iran has handed over drones to Russia.
Earlier, US national security adviser Jake Sullivan announced Tehran's readiness to provide combat drones to Russia for military operations in Ukraine.
According to Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov, Putin did not raise this issue in his talks with Iranian President Ibrahim Raisi or Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei.
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