The United States intends to buy ammunition and weapons systems manufactured by the countries of the former USSR or Eastern block, said request Control of the U.S. Army to work with the contractors in Rock island.

It is noted that the acquisition of special types of weapons necessary to the Pentagon, other U.S. agencies and foreign allies “with the aim of testing and training exercises and fighting application”, reports RT.

The office of the US Army is planning to conclude a five-year contract with an unspecified delivery time for the purchase and delivery of ammunition and weapons systems to the locations.

When the delivery shall be made both on the mainland and beyond.

Earlier it was reported that the Pentagon has decided to buy during 2021-25 years 850 the latest anti-ship missiles.