Russian Professor called stealing USA technology: If the Americans did to us, let us break the law
Head of the school of Oriental studies, University “Higher school of Economics” Alexey Maslov said that Russia should use the methods of the Soviet Union by stealing American development
In connection with the U.S. sanctions on Russia need to steal the West’s technology. This was stated by Professor, head of the school of Oriental studies, University “Higher school of Economics” Alexey Maslov in the air of Federal TV channel “Russia 1”.
“If this situation started, remember in the early 20-ies of the American tractor in the fields. We did not buy then patents. We went and stole them. Whose was the equipment in Kemerovo? Kemerovo coal mines? The American was the. What did we do? To put it mildly, was stolen. What did China in the 80-ies? Kral technology. Because there was no other choice. If the Americans did to us, then let us break the law”, – he stressed.
August 8, the official U.S. state Department spokesman Heather Nauert said that the administration of U.S. President Donald trump has decided to impose sanctions on Russia for the use of chemical weapons in the assassination of ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal in the UK.
According to Reuters, the new restrictions will apply to the export of dual-use goods, supplies, electronics and sensors, as well as the technologies for oil and gas.
After reports of the US authorities on the possible introduction of new sanctions against Russian companies in Russia experienced a sharp fall of the ruble and stock.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the new US sanctions “completely illegitimate”.
The speaker of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova said on 10 August that Russia is preparing a mirrored response to new American sanctions.