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Visit of Raksha Mantri to Republic of Korea

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Raksha Mantri Shri. Rajnath Singh called on ROK Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon. The two leaders discussed various bilateral and global matters of mutual interest.

Raksha Mantri Shri. Rajnath Singh delivered the keynote speech at the eighth edition of the Seoul Defense Dialogue, a multilateral defense dialogue organized annually by the ROK Ministry of Defence. Defence officials and experts from 50 countries and five international organizations attended this event.

Raksha Mantri Shri. Rajnath Singh met with Mr. Jeong Kyeong doo, Minister of National Defense of Republic of Korea in a bilateral meeting earlier today. He inspected a guard of honour and signed the visitors book at the Ministry. The two Ministers witnessed the signing of the Implementation Agreement on Defence Educational Exchanges and the Implementation Arrangement on Mutual Logistics Support Agreement between Indian Navy and ROK Navy.

Raksha Mantri Shri. Rajnath Singh visited the Korean War Memorial in Seoul. The memorial exhibits materials related to the Korean War and keeps alive public memory of the sacrifices made by patriotic martyrs. India’s contributions during the War are also honored at the memorial.

Raksha Mantri Shri. Rajnath Singh met Mr. Wang Jung-Hong, Minister, Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) just before the commencement of the India- ROK Defence CEOs Forum in Seoul. CEO Forum acted as a platform to give a detailed information about India’s initiatives to attract investments in India Defense Corridors from Republic of Korea’s defense industries. Secretary (DP), Shri. Subhash Chandra held an extensive discussion with CEOs of companies.

Special Programme on Raksha Mantri Shri. Rajnath Singh's visit to Republic of Korea by DD India