‘Take steps to encourage India’s transition away from Russian weapons’

Washington: A strong US-India defense partnership grounded in shared democratic values ​​is critical to advancing US interests in the Indo-Pacific, three American senators said in a law amendment calling on the Biden government to encourage New Delhi to accelerate the transition of Russia weapons.

Senator Mark Warner, co-chair of the Senate Committee on India, along with Senators Jack Reed and Jim Inhofe, say in the amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that India faces immediate and serious regional border threats from China, with ongoing Chinese military aggression People along the Indo-Chinese border.