The Minister of Defence of the Republic of India, Mrs. Nirmala Sitharaman will visit Russia from 3rd – 5th April, 2018 to participate in the VII Moscow Conference on International Security in Moscow. This will be Mrs. Nirmala Sitharaman’s first visit to Russia in her capacity as the Defence Minister.
During the visit, the Indian Defence Minister will meet H.E. Army General Sergei Shoigu, Defence Minister of the Russian Federation and other senior leaders of the Government of the Russian Federation.
The visit is in keeping with the tradition of high level exchanges between India and Russia and will provide an opportunity to reinforce the traditional warm and friendly relations that exists between the two countries with particular reference to Military Technical Cooperation.
30 March, 2018