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Mattis on $5.5.Billion India-Russia S-400 Deal: ‘We’ll Work Everything Out’
December 06, 2018
Mattis on $5.5.Billion India-Russia S-400 Deal: ‘We’ll Work Everything Out’
The U.S. defense secretary expressed confidence that U.S. and India will work out differences centered on CAATSA.
Mattis on $5.5.Billion India-Russia S-400 Deal: ‘We’ll Work Everything Out’
Even With a Waiver, Will Iran Sanctions Chill US-India Ties?
November 07, 2018
Even With a Waiver, Will Iran Sanctions Chill US-India Ties?
Without greater energy cooperation, the U.S.-India partnership will feel the chill from an Iranian sanctions winter.
Even With a Waiver, Will Iran Sanctions Chill US-India Ties?
Russia to Deliver S-400 Air Defense Systems to India Within 2 Years
October 17, 2018
Russia to Deliver S-400 Air Defense Systems to India Within 2 Years
India is expected to receive its new S-400 air defense systems within two years, according to a senior Russian defense official.
Russia to Deliver S-400 Air Defense Systems to India Within 2 Years
CAATSA's Out of the Bag: Sanctions, Intellectual Property, and US-China Relations
October 09, 2018
CAATSA's Out of the Bag: Sanctions, Intellectual Property, and US-China Relations
Push sanctions too far and China may decide that it’s past time to challenge U.S. financial and legal hegemony.
CAATSA's Out of the Bag: Sanctions, Intellectual Property, and US-China Relations
India, Russia Sign $5.5 Billion S-400 Deal During Modi-Putin Summit
October 05, 2018
India, Russia Sign $5.5 Billion S-400 Deal During Modi-Putin Summit
India and Russia signed a deal for the procurement of five S-400 regiments on October 5 despite the threat of U.S. sanctions.
India, Russia Sign $5.5 Billion S-400 Deal During Modi-Putin Summit
Modi-Putin Summit: What’s on the Agenda for India-Russia Defense Ties?
October 04, 2018
Modi-Putin Summit: What’s on the Agenda for India-Russia Defense Ties?
The expected meeting has seen a focus on what both sides could agree to on the defense side.
Modi-Putin Summit: What’s on the Agenda for India-Russia Defense Ties?
India Quietly Approves S-400 Deal Ahead of Modi-Putin Summit
October 01, 2018
India Quietly Approves S-400 Deal Ahead of Modi-Putin Summit
India’s Cabinet Committee on Security has cleared the procurement of five S-400 regiments last week, according to government sources.
India Quietly Approves S-400 Deal Ahead of Modi-Putin Summit
Where US Sanctions Bite China’s Military
September 26, 2018
Where US Sanctions Bite China’s Military
Some of the new sanctions are harmless, from China's perspective, but one is likely to hurt.
Where US Sanctions Bite China’s Military
China Postpones Military-to-Military Talks With US After CAATSA Sanctions
September 23, 2018
China Postpones Military-to-Military Talks With US After CAATSA Sanctions
The U.S. decision to sanction Beijing has resulted in a setback to military-to-military dialogue.
China Postpones Military-to-Military Talks With US After CAATSA Sanctions
US, India Continue Talks Over S-400 Missile Air Defense System Procurement
September 12, 2018
US, India Continue Talks Over S-400 Missile Air Defense System Procurement
The U.S. is so far reserving the option of sanctioning India over the purchase of Russian-made air defense systems.
US, India Continue Talks Over S-400 Missile Air Defense System Procurement
India to Send High-Level Team to US to Discuss Russian Military Imports
August 06, 2018
India to Send High-Level Team to US to Discuss Russian Military Imports
India wants to better understand Washington’s concerns over its ongoing procurement of Russian military hardware.
India to Send High-Level Team to US to Discuss Russian Military Imports
US Defense Bill May 'Permit' India to Purchase S-400 Missile Air Defense Systems From Russia
July 24, 2018
US Defense Bill May 'Permit' India to Purchase S-400 Missile Air Defense Systems From Russia
A new provision makes it unlikely that India will face sanctions over its purchase of missile air defense systems from Russia.
US Defense Bill May 'Permit' India to Purchase S-400 Missile Air Defense Systems From Russia
What Does the Trump-Putin Summit Mean for India’s US-Russia Worry?
July 19, 2018
What Does the Trump-Putin Summit Mean for India’s US-Russia Worry?
A closer look at what relations between Washington and Moscow mean for New Delhi.
What Does the Trump-Putin Summit Mean for India’s US-Russia Worry?
Why Postponing the New US-India Dialogue Matters
June 29, 2018
Why Postponing the New US-India Dialogue Matters
Such developments only exacerbate the challenges of managing differences in an important, complex relationship.
Why Postponing the New US-India Dialogue Matters
Why Punishing India on Russia Would Be a Mistake for the United States
May 17, 2018
Why Punishing India on Russia Would Be a Mistake for the United States
Though workarounds can be found, a troubling new piece of legislation has once again raised concerns regarding the U.S.-India defense relationship.
Why Punishing India on Russia Would Be a Mistake for the United States
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