Israel is trying for better defense cooperation with India and shared aspirations for stability and peace. The statement of Israel's alternate Prime Minister and Defense Minister Benny Gantz has surfaced regarding this matter. In which he hoped that strong bilateral relations would also contribute significantly to the world's efforts to tackle the covid-19 epidemic. In a telephonic discussion with Defense Minister Rajnath Singh, Gantz welcomed the expansion of bilateral partnership even in the midst of the epidemic crisis.
He told the media that today Alsubah was happy to talk to the Defense Minister of India, Rajnath Singh. Also, there was a discussion between the two leaders about excellent defense cooperation and stability and peace. Benny Gantz expressed happiness after this conversation. At the same time, Gantz said that I am confident that the Israeli delegation arriving in India next week will contribute significantly to the global efforts to fight Corona.
It should be noted that Rajnath Singh had tweeted that he reviewed the progress of the current corona and reviewed the progress on defense cooperation between the two countries. Sources in the government in New Delhi said that the talks have mainly discussed the rapid implementation of the ongoing defense procurement program between the two countries. At the same time, there were talks to further expand the overall defense relations between the two countries. Sources said that the issue of border dispute between India and China also came up in the talks between the two defense ministers. He said that during the talks, there was also a discussion on accelerating the process of purchase of various weapons and equipment by Israel from India.