Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Ihor Zhovkva met with Hamad Mohammed Al Marar, Head of EDGE's Armaments Division.
The parties discussed ways to intensify bilateral cooperation in the field of military-technical cooperation.
In this context, Ihor Zhovkva noted the importance of establishing and maintaining effective contacts between Ukrainian and Emirati companies in the military-industrial complex. This was agreed during a phone conversation between President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Crown Prince of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi Mohammed Al Nahyan on April 13 this year.
For his part, Hamad Mohammed Al Marar confirmed the interest of representatives of UAE defense companies in signing new contracts with Ukrainian companies, noting that, in his opinion, this area is strategic for bilateral relations, and Ukraine is one of the UAE's key partners in this area.