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India: Russian MoD Shoigu calls for 'roadmap' to military cooperation with India02:07

India: Russian MoD Shoigu calls for 'roadmap' to military cooperation with India

India, Delhi
October 26, 2016 at 17:22 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu advocated for the development of a new roadmap to Russia-India military cooperation. Shoigu spoke in a meeting of the Russian-Indian intergovernmental commission on military-technical cooperation in Delhi, Wednesday.

Shoigu expressed his appreciation of "the detailed assessment of the prospects of the Russian-Indian technical and military cooperation." He stressed that the two countries "have to prepare a wider and a more detailed road map on our military cooperation."

The defence minister also emphasised that one of the most important topics on the agenda is "[our joint] fight against terrorism." Shoigu reiterated the statement voiced by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the United Nations Assembly, saying that "the fight against terrorism requires the consolidation of all sound forces."

Alongside his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar, Shoigu also discussed the progress of a number of Russian-Indian projects, including the joint construction of Ka-226 helicopters, the BrahMos missile systems and S-400 Triumf air defence systems.

At the end of the meeting, Shoigu invited his Indian colleagues to take part in the International military-technical forum 'Army-2017' and hold joint exercises of engineering troops.

India: Russian MoD Shoigu calls for 'roadmap' to military cooperation with India02:07
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Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu advocated for the development of a new roadmap to Russia-India military cooperation. Shoigu spoke in a meeting of the Russian-Indian intergovernmental commission on military-technical cooperation in Delhi, Wednesday.

Shoigu expressed his appreciation of "the detailed assessment of the prospects of the Russian-Indian technical and military cooperation." He stressed that the two countries "have to prepare a wider and a more detailed road map on our military cooperation."

The defence minister also emphasised that one of the most important topics on the agenda is "[our joint] fight against terrorism." Shoigu reiterated the statement voiced by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the United Nations Assembly, saying that "the fight against terrorism requires the consolidation of all sound forces."

Alongside his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar, Shoigu also discussed the progress of a number of Russian-Indian projects, including the joint construction of Ka-226 helicopters, the BrahMos missile systems and S-400 Triumf air defence systems.

At the end of the meeting, Shoigu invited his Indian colleagues to take part in the International military-technical forum 'Army-2017' and hold joint exercises of engineering troops.

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