US State Department Spokesperson Vedant Patel said in a statement after Russia hit the Ukrainian capital Kiev with an Iranian-made kamikaze drone, “This is an issue that we are following closely and we are dealing with allies and allies, including the United Nations (UN), regarding Iran. We are dealing with allies. Supply of dangerous weapons to Russia. “We are in close contact with our partners. The United States will not hesitate to impose sanctions or take action against the perpetrators.”
Answering questions at the daily press conference, Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Patel stated that the US had previously announced to the world that Iran plans to sell drone systems to Russia and that the Russian army has purchased these systems from Iran.
“IT IS CLEAR THAT THE SYSTEMS ARE USED AGAINST CIVILS”
“Russian operators went to Iran to train to use these systems. There is extensive evidence that these systems were used against military and civilian targets,” Patel said. aforementioned.
“USA WILL IMPLEMENT SANCTIONS”
Pointing out that the threat posed by the deepening alliance between Iran and Russia should be closely monitored by the countries in the region and the world, the spokesperson continued as follows; “This is an issue we are following closely and we are in close contact with our allies and partners, including the United Nations, regarding Iran’s supply of dangerous weapons to Russia. Cooperation between those doing business with Iran, drones or ballistics in missile development or Iran’s supply of dangerous weapons to Russia. dangerous arms supply.” “Either it should be very careful and take due care that it may have any connection to the arms flow. The United States will not hesitate to sanction or take action against the perpetrators.”
While the war between Russia and Ukraine, which started on February 24, continues at full speed, Russian forces hit Kiev early yesterday morning with Iran’s Witness-136 (Shaded-136) kamikaze drones. As smoke rose from many buildings after the attack, the municipality called on the people to “Stay in the shelters”. It was stated that many people lost their lives in the attacks that turned Kiev into a fire place.