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Will further strengthen defence cooperation with Russia: Rajnath
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Will further strengthen defence cooperation with Russia: Rajnath

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Moscow, Nov 6: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said Russia stands with India in fight against terrorism and is ready to further strengthen defence cooperation.

Russia has also extended its support to India for Defence Expo 2020, scheduled for February next year. In a tweet, Mr Singh said, 'Our partnership with Russia will give a major boost to @makeinindia initiative. Received Strong support from Defense Minister Shoigu for @DefExpoIndia 2020. I also welcome the strong Russian support for early operationalisation of Kalashnikov Joint Venture.”

Another tweet from the Minister said, 'Excellent discussions reconfirming special nature of India-Russia strategic partnership. Had a wonderful meeting today with Russian Defence Minister General Sergey Shoigu in Moscow. Russia stands with India against terrorism and ready to further strengthen defence cooperation.' (UNI)