In a year marked by severe Western sanctions aimed at crippling its military capabilities, Russia’s defense industry has showcased a saga of defiance and resilience by significantly boosting the production of critical weapon systems.

Despite the West’s best efforts to tighten the noose with sanctions aimed at strangling its military prowess, Moscow managed to survive with its armed forces receiving a substantial influx of military assets.

An Impressive Arsenal Amidst Global Pressures

The end-of-year papers released by the Russian Defense Ministry and reported by TASS reveal an impressive array of delivered equipment.

We’re talking over 1,500 tanks, 2,200 armored combat vehicles, 1,400 rocket and artillery vehicles, and a staggering 22,000 drones, indicating a sufficiency level of over 84 percent.