Fly for a Might Guy: Putin’s Drone Deal with Iran

July 20, 2022

Weapon Program: 

  • Military


Federico Borsari

Author's Title: 

Pan European Fellow


European Council on Foreign Relations

Related Country: 

  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • United States
  • Turkey
  • Israel
  • Ethiopia
  • Venezuela

Russia reportedly intends to buy Iranian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) – including armed models – to sustain its war on Ukraine. Yet, while the purchase has grabbed headlines around the world, it is unlikely to have a significant impact on the conflict.


Read the rest of the report at the European Council on Foreign Relations.