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Russia willing to help UAE on nuclear programme, says Vladimir Putin

Russia is also willing to help the UAE meet its demand for agricultural and food products, Putin said

Russia willing to help UAE on nuclear programme, says Vladimir Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia is also keen to help meet the UAE’s demands for agricultural products and foods, including meats, halal meat and grain.

The UAE can count on Russia’s help in developing its nuclear power generation capabilities, Russian President Vladimir Putin said this week.

“Our friends in the emirates can count on Russian assistance in the development of nuclear power generation,” Putin said at a meeting of business leaders from both countries.

“Rosatom offers its unique capabilities, competence and modern technologies meeting the highest standards, including security,” he added.

Additionally, Putin said that Russia is also keen to help meet the UAE’s demands for agricultural products and foods, including meats, halal meat and grain.

The UAE is currently building its first nuclear power plant at the Baraah site in Abu Dhabi, where it has commissioned the Korea Electric Power Company to construct and commission for 1400 MW pressurized water reactors.

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