India Us Beca Agreement

The duo met with their Indian counterparts, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar. The two countries signed a total of five agreements in the framework of the 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue. The Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) was the most notable of the bilateral agreements. “I see that the agreement goes beyond tactical objectives and involves the exchange of geographic information for the government for defense and other purposes. The United States would exchange technical and procedural information with India on the methods, specifications and formats used for the collection, processing and production of geographic information,” he said. . . .