러시아는 1백억달러에 이르는 무기 관련 기술을 인도에 판매하기 위해 협의를 벌이고 있다고 러시아 군 관계자들이 말했습니다.

관계자들은 인도는 새 방공체제의 일환으로 러시아제 미사일 구입을 검토하고 있으며, 러시아는 인도의 탱크와 장갑차를 현대화하고 전투기를 공동 제작하는 이번 거래를 성사시키기 바란다고 말했습니다.

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Russian military officials say they are discussing the sale of weapons technology to India worth 10 billion dollars. The officials say India is considering the purchase of Russian missiles as part of a new air-defense system.

Russia is also hoping to win deals to modernize Indian tanks and armored personal carriers, and to jointly produce combat aircraft. The Russian officials discussed the proposed weapons sales at an international military fair in New Delhi today (Thursday).

The chief of the Russian delegation (Vyacheslav Dzirkaln) says India has bought more than seven billion dollars worth of Russian weaponry in the past five years. India and Russia have had close military ties since the Cold War.