It can be said that most of the Sudanese weapons has a Soviet or Russian origin, much has been bought back in the 60-ies and is still in use, which indicates its high quality. I know that large orders are being prepared for the supply of Russian weapons to Sudan,- Il-Hajj said at IDEX-2017 in Abu Dhabi.
According to him, the Sudanese army is armed with airplanes, helicopters, air defense systems, Russian-made small arms and armored weapons.
“We have MiG-29, Su-25, transport and combat helicopters Mi-24 and Mi-17. The latest deliveries of MiG and Su fighters from Russia were made in 2007, ”Il-Haj recalled.
We are interested in new Russian technologies, while negotiations are not proceeding, but they are preparing for this. If there is a visit by the President (Sudan) to Russia, there will be a question about the joint production of military equipment with the Russian Federation,added on.
Earlier it was reported about the visit of the Sudanese President to Moscow scheduled for this summer.