America said – India wants to find an alternative to Russia
He told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a congressional hearing on Russia, “I think they (India) want to find an alternative after 60 years of entanglement, and that’s the job of providing them with an alternative.” We have to.” She was answering a question from Senator Jeff Markle when she told lawmakers she was going to visit India. “I’m glad to hear you’re going to India,” Markle said. I think the way Russian weapons have performed on the battlefield, they (India) will be less interested.”
US MPs have criticized India for not supporting Ukraine
India was criticized by US lawmakers for abstaining from voting at the United Nations to condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. These include MPs from both the Republican and Democratic parties. US officials have also expressed concern over India’s purchase of the S-400 missile system from Russia. Markle said that India and South Africa and ASEAN nations are finding it difficult to get the US to take a tough stand against Russia. “With regard to South Africa and India, you know these countries have historical relationships with Russia,” Nuland said.
America working to remove India from Russian weapons
“We have been trying to tell them regularly that these dependencies make them more vulnerable and we will continue to do so. India was very skeptical about the oil price cap but they are now major beneficiaries because The oil they are buying from Russia is very cheap.” Nuland said work was underway to wean India off Russian arms and “this and other issues will be discussed during my visit to India next week. The case of South Africa is complicated.”
India has given a direct answer to America
The Indian Ministry of External Affairs had said in November 2021 that India follows an independent foreign policy and procurement of defense weapons is done in view of national security interests. The Government of India has also strongly defended buying oil from Russia and has said that it will buy oil from where it is cheaper.
America will give secret weapon to India?
India has been getting many state-of-the-art weapons from Russia since independence. In such a situation, America will have to help India to fulfill the option of Russia. However, American weapons are much more expensive than Russian ones. America also imposes various conditions regarding their use. In such a situation, India will have to spend a lot of money to buy all the weapons from America except Russia. America also has many such weapons, whose technology it has not given to any country. This includes F-22 Raptor fighter aircraft, Minuteman-3 ballistic missiles.