This issue was discussed at a meeting of First Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleh Hladkovskyi with Defense Ministry of India Nirmala Sitharaman during the DefExpo-2018 on April 12, 2018, the press service of the State Enterprise Ukroboronprom reports.
“The Defense Minister confirmed her country's interest in strategic cooperation with the Ukrainian military-industrial complex. Ms. Sitharaman noted that she was familiar with the process of integrating innovations and capabilities of the Ukrainian defense industry under the program Make in India," reads the report.
In turn, Hladkovskyi said that Ukraine considers India as a strategic partner in the military and technical cooperation.
"We are interested in bilateral large-scale long-term projects, transfer of technologies, creation of joint ventures in all directions of the military and technical cooperation," said the Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council.