Serbia will produce missiles for UAE

Serbia will produce missiles for UAE

Serbia will produce highly sophisticated missiles for the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Serbia's First Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Saturday after a meeting with Crown Prince and Head of State Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi.

In a statement to the Radio-Television of Serbia, Vucic said that he had agreed with the sheikh on all agreements of the two countries, especially in relation to investments in the defense industry.

It was agreed that the UAE's company Emirates Advanced Research and Technology Holding (EARTH) and Serbia's Yugoimport SDPR will sign a contract on mutual development and supply of ALAS missile systems at a defense trade show on Sunday.

The two countries are also due to sign an agreement on mutual protection of investments, and a basis for all these contracts will be an agreement on interstate cooperation which will also be signed in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, the RTS reports.
Vucic began his two-day visit to the UAE on Saturday.