Mumbai. 30 November 2019. Post the statement issued by Rafael, the agency has released the following clarification.

“Rafael Advanced Defense Systems would like to clear the misrepresentation in media today, and condemns such conjectures that are drawn without any truth. We apologize for any unintended communication that has triggered emotional misbalance.

These reports are disturbing the amicable relationship of the two organizations that are committed to serve India. We wish to put on record that our collective effort will bring in the best in class technologies that will strengthen India’s defence systems.

Rafael Advanced Defense System affirms and applauds the work done by DRDO in building new age technologies for India. Rafael remains fully committed to its partner DRDO and displays Indo-Israel robust and long-term relationship that fosters joint development of products for tomorrow.”