The Trump administration has agreed to sell 200 anti-ship missiles to Australia for $ 990 million, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) said in a statement.

"The Foreign Ministry is committed to approving any possible foreign military sales to Australia until the end of the year," Sputnik said on February 8, 2020. 200 units of anti-ship long-range missiles (LRASM) and related equipment at an estimated cost of $ 990 million.

The sale will include ATM-158C LRASM, DATM-158C LRASM and CATM-158C LRASM and other military equipment, the DSCA said.

The Donald Trump administration has been expanding its military cooperation with Australia and Japan in the Indo-Pacific region. Update: October