The US-India defense deal was announced on Monday at the 'Namaste Trump' event held at Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad. He had said that agreements will be reached on Tuesday for a $ 3 billion state-of-the-art military helicopter and other equipment.
$ 3 billion defense agreement- US-India defense deal
These deals include the purchase of 24 MH60 Romeo helicopters from the US for the US $ 2.6 billion. Another deal is about six AH 64E Apache helicopters, which will cost $ 80 million. Giving information about it at its joint press conference, Trump said that the defense deal between the two countries will further strengthen the defense relationship.
PM Modi said - India's partnership with America is important
On the other hand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing a joint press conference said, 'We discussed important aspects of the India-US partnership, whether it is defense or security. We also discussed the relationship between energy strategic partnership, trade, and people-to-people. In the defense sector, the strengthening India-US relationship is an important aspect of our partnership. '
Trump had announced on Monday only
The US-India defense deal was announced on Monday at the 'Namaste Trump' event held at Mottera Stadium in Ahmedabad. He had said that agreements will be reached on Tuesday for a $ 3 billion state-of-the-art military helicopter and other equipment. Trump said, "We make some of the best equipment ever: aircraft, missiles, rockets, ships." We are now in a deal with India. It includes an advanced air defense system and armed and unarmed aerial vehicles. '
Trump condemns Pakistan for terrorism
Referring to terrorism, Trump said, PM Modi and I are committed to protecting our citizens from radical Islamic terrorism. The US is taking steps to stop terrorism running from the soil of Pakistan.
The second day of trump in India
US-India defense deal: Trump is accompanied by his wife Melania Trump, daughter Ivanka, son-in-law Jared Kushner and senior officials of his administration on a two-day visit to India. Regarding defense and strategic relations between the two countries, the US President said that the US is keen to provide India with some of the world's best and some great military equipment.
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