Defence Minister to 3-day visit to Russia
On 2nd September 2020, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is on 3-Days visit to Russia. he will be the part of the meeting of Defence Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO) & CIS members.
The meet commemorates the 75th Anniversary of victory in World War II. The Defence Minister will also have a meeting with Russia’s Defence Minister, General Shoigu and they will discuss bilateral cooperation and issues of mutual interest. Minister Rajnath Singh also tweets “India and Russia are privileged Strategic Partners. Looking forward to furthering this partnership during my visit.”
The Chinese Defence Minister Gen Wei Fenghe can be part of this meet. as we all know that India and China are important members of the SCO bloc.
Recently, India has withdrawn its name from a multilateral military exercise in Russia. China and Pakistan were also joining the military exercise.