Russia's Next Big Military Sale: To Mexico?
The National Interest -

Michael Peck


Could this really happen? Read on.

Putin didn’t waste any time.

Within days after Mexico canceled a $1.4 billion order for U.S. helicopters, Moscow swooped in for the sale.

Mexico’s president-elect, Andres Mannuel Lopez Obrador, said the eight Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk helicopters, intended for the Mexican Navy, were too expensive.

But Sputnik News, the Russian news site always lavish in praise of Russian weapons, helpfully offered some advice. “Are there more affordable...


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