South Korean Defence Minister to meet Antony

Last Updated: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 08:50 hrs

Defence Minister of Republic of Korea Kim Kwan-Jin is likely to meet his Indian counterpart A K Antony today to discuss ways to increase cooperation in the field of defence here.

Kim, currently on an official visit to India, arrived on Wednesday to look at ways to strengthen military ties between the two countries, received a guard of honour by the three wings of the defence services here on Friday.

Earlier this month, the Indian embassy in Seoul had opened a defence wing and Colonel Ajay Chandpuria, a senior officer of the Indian Army, had taken charge as the first resident Defence ambassador of India. (ANI)

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