On February 22, 2021, Oleg Uruskyi, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Strategic Industries of Ukraine, Head of the Ukrainian official delegation at the IDEX-2021 (International Defense Exhibition and Conference) in the UAE, held a number of important meetings.
Thus, the Deputy Prime Minister discussed with the Crown Prince, Sheikh, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan promising areas of cooperation between the states. They touched upon issues of investment in the field of military-technical cooperation, cooperation in the aviation industry and the rocket and space industry, aircraft engine construction and development of air defense systems.
Oleg Uruskyi together with the Commander of the Land Forces of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, Colonel-General Oleksandr Syrsky, also met with the Commander of the Land Forces of the UAE, Major General Saleh Mohammed Saleh Al Ameri. During the talks, military-technical cooperation between the countries was considered.
According to Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine Oleg Uruskyi, at the IDEX-2021 exhibition the parties continued the dialogue recently started in Kyiv with the leadership of the Armed Forces of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
"In the framework of the exhibition, I met with the official delegation of this country headed by the JAF Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Major General Youssef Ahmed Al-Hnaity. The current meeting opens opportunities for further development of cooperation in various areas, in particular in the field of radar, EW, armored vehicles and ammunition. We are waiting for concrete results in the near future," said the head of the Ukrainian official delegation at IDEX-2021.
In addition, Oleg Uruskyi told about a meeting with the Deputy Minister of Defense of Brazil Marcos Rosas Degaut Pontes, during which they discussed filling with content a recently signed Memorandum on Scientific and Technical Cooperation and Commercialization of Defense Products.