New Delhi: Ahead of US President Donald Trump`s go to, a high authorities supply on Friday stated that India is “deeply interested” in buying the drone know-how utilized by the Americans to kill Iranian navy chief Qaseem Soleimani final month.
“We would be deeply interested in acquiring the technology used by the Americans to kill the Iranian military commander as the drone quietly sneaked in and launched its missile accurately to kill him,” he stated.
On January 3, Iranian Revolutionary Guards Commander Maj Gen Qaseem Soleimani was killed in a drone strike by the US troops in Baghdad. Sources stated the know-how might help in focusing on th e Indian fugitives hiding in nations equivalent to Pakistan or different nations if there’s any want for such an operation.
Several perpetrators of heinous terrorist assaults in India just like the 26/11 in Mumbai and February 14 Pulwama assaults are hiding in Pakistan and are termed as “non-state” actors by Islamabad.
Both Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar and Lashkar chief Hafiz Saeed have been roaming overtly in Pakistan persevering with their actions towards India on the behest of the Pakistan Army there.
Sources stated India has expressed curiosity within the know-how and the problem might come up for dialogue throughout the US President`s go to. Trump is slated to pay a two-day go to to India on February 24-25.
During the operation to kill Osama Bin Laden in 2009, the American Navy Special Forces had used a particular stealth chopper to land and assault their goal hiding subsequent to the Pakistan Military Academy near Islamabad.
Sources stated India may move forward with the Predator drones take care of the US throughout the go to however the drones being acquired will not be as efficient as those used within the Iranian strike in finishing up selective goal assault as they are often shot down by fighter plane.