Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held telephonic conversation with Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister of Israel
New Delhi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a telephonic conversation with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Israel Lt Gen (Res) Benjamin Gantz on July 9.
In a tweet after the telephonic conversation, the Defence Minister said he looks forward to working closely with Israel to deepen defence cooperation and advance the strategic partnership.
Singh congratulated Lt Gen (Res) Benjamin Gantz on assuming the charge of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Israel.
He also thanked the newly-appointed Israeli Deputy Prime Minister for the assistance provided to India by Israel for handling the COVID-19 pandemic.