Russia and Pakistan work to enhance military-technical cooperation
Rawalpindi, Pakistan: The Director of the Federal Service for Military of Russia who looks after foreign technical cooperation called on Head of Pakistan Armed Forces General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at General Headquarters here on Thursday.
According to a press note released by Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR) of Pakistan Army, their meeting focused possibilities of enhanced defence cooperation between the two countries.
FOMIN Alexander Vasilievich is heading as military technical cooperation as Director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation since 2012. He has a Ph.D degree in Engineering.
Since 2000, the Russian Federation has established a sufficiently effective system to manage military-technical cooperation (“MTC”) between the Russian Federation and foreign states, incorporating the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (“FSMTC of Russia”) (till 16 August 2004, the Russian Federation Committee for Military-Technical Cooperation) as its critical enabler. The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation is empowered with control and supervision functions in the MTC area.
Regulations for the Federal Service for Military- Technical Cooperation were approved by Decree of the Russian Federation President dated 16 August 2004 № 1083 «Issues of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation».