Putin calls poisoned ex-spy Skripal a scumbag and traitor
05 October, 2018, 02:15 | Author: Kim Reid
Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive in Delhi today on a two-day visit during which India and Russia are likely to sign a deal to procure S-400 air defence systems and deliberate on key regional and global issues, including USA sanctions on import of Iranian crude oil. The joint India-Russia counter-terrorism exercise, Indra-2018 which is set to be held from 18 to 28 November is likely to be announced.
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told reporters India was closing in on the deal to buy the air defence system from Russian Federation, with which it has long-standing military ties.
By approving the contract, the Indian government has defied the US Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act, also known as CAATSA on Russian Federation.
Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive in New Delhi on Thursday to attend the 19th India-Russia bilateral annual summit, scheduled to begin the following day.
"As we know, spying, like prostitution, is one of the world's most important professions", Putin said, drawing applause from the audience.
The US had warned India against the planned purchase.
According to the Ushakov, 'The key feature of the Russian president's visit to India will be the signing of the agreement to deliver S-400 air defence systems. We let him go. "For this reason, Turkey made a decision to purchase the S-400s from Russian Federation, despite all the threats and sanctions from the U.S., this is an absolutely logical choice", he explained.
Analysts say the visit and the likely conclusion of some military deals will likely give a boost to India's ties with Moscow, which had become cooler in recent years as Russian Federation developed closer ties with rival China.
India is the world´s biggest arms importer and is undergoing a $100-billion upgrade of its ageing hardware, much of it of Soviet vintage including MiG jets that have frequently crashed in the Indian countryside.
India is expected to receive the first S-400 regiment two years after the signing date of the contract. India reportedly plans to deploy the missiles to its borders with China and Pakistan. They also met in Sochi this year.
Moscow dismissed the report, saying "there is no proof" as physical likeness means nothing, and the Kremlin said it would no longer discuss the subject with journalists.
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