President Petro Poroshenko will be on a working visit to the United Arab Emirates on February 23-24. In Abu Dhabi, he will visit one of the biggest international defense exhibitions IDEX-2015.
Also, the President will have a meeting with Prime Minister of the UAE Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
International Exhibition of weapons and technologies IDEX is held once in two years. This is a unique platform for building and strengthening relationships with government institutions and companies from the Middle East and Asia. IDEX is held under the patronage of President of the United Arab Emirates and Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The exhibition is organized by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC).
The armament of ground forces, air defense and marine equipment are the main components of the exhibition. In 2015, the showroom of unmanned aerial vehicles was opened.