Mongolia, India discuss defense cooperation
Mongolian Defense Minister Enkhbold Nyamaa visited India at the invitation of his counterpart Ms. Nirmala Sitharaman.
Mongolian Defense Minister Enkhbold Nyamaa visited India at the invitation of his counterpart Ms. Nirmala Sitharaman. During his visit, Minister Enkhbold held bilateral meetings with India`s Defense Minister, Minister of State for Defense, National Security Advisor and Chief of Army Staff General. They exchanged views on bilateral cooperation in the defense sector, defining further directions. The parties agreed to co-work in establishing a cyber safety training center in Mongolia in the nearest future to ensure the realization of the memorandum of understanding on founding the center which was signed between the Governments of the two countries during the visit of Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi to Mongolia in 2015. Furthermore, the sides will broaden the relations by commencing cooperation between the National Defense University of Mongolia and the National Defense College of India, developing relations between military hospitals and empowering physicians and specialists through sharing experiences. Indian Armed Forces always take part in multinational peacekeeping exercise Khaan Quest which annually takes place in Mongolia. The Indian side expressed that they highly value the exercise and raise their participation in the future.