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Saab threatens defence ministry with legal action over Russia contract

Sources close to Saab say the firm has not yet made a final decision to go to court

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Defence Ministry  |  Saab  |  National Security

Ajai Shukla  |  New Delhi 

Army shutting down high-tech project in bid to save Rs 30 billion cost
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Mirroring frustration amongst international arms firms at the unpredictability and opacity of India’s weapons procurement, Swedish company says it could take the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to court over the November 19 award of a $1.5-billion contract for Igla-S air defence missiles to Russian entity, Rosoboronexport.

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First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 23:40 IST