S-400 deal a setback for US efforts to isolate Russia: Stephen Tankel

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New Delhi, Oct 10: India and Russia recently inked the 5 billion US dollar deal to procure Moscow’s most advance air defence system, the S-400 Triumf.

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What Ajit Doval had told the US ahead of the Indo-Russia S-400 Missile Air Defence deal

ajitdovalNew Delhi, Oct 5: India and Russia signed the 5 billion US dollar S-400 air defence system deal during the annual bilateral summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Putin in India: Will US make an exception and why Pakistan would be worried

modi-putinNew Delhi, Oct 5: Russian President Vladimir Putin is in India on a two day visit. The focus would be the inking of the 5 billion US dollar deal to procure Moscow’s most advance air defence system, the S-400 Triumf. The events are being closely watched by all especially the United States, which has threatened to impose sanctions against those countries buying Russian equipment.

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Parrikar likely to give up CM post, may go to US for treatment

manoharparrikarPanaji, Sep 15: Goa Chief Minister, Manohar Parrikar has expressed his desire to temporarily hand over the chief ministership and undergo further medical treatment in the US. Parrikar has been suffering from a pancreatic element for the past seven months.

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How India convinced the US to help track and crack Dawood Ibrahim

New Delhi, Sep 7: At the Indo-US 2+2 dialogue there was a major development relating to Dawood Ibrahim. The United States agreed to help India track down Dawood Ibrahim, who is currently hiding in Pakistan.

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ISI uses Europe, Canada, US to instigate Sikhs to strike in India: MHA

Sikh youths are being trained at ISI facilities in Pakistan to carry out terror activities in India, the Union Home Ministry has told a parliamentary panel. Members of the community who are settled in Canada and other places are also being instigated against the country with false and malicious propaganda, the MHA also said.

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How US convinced China to put Pakistan on the terror funding watch list

Khwaja AsifWhen Pakistan Foreign Minister, Khwaja Asif tweeted that his country had been given a three-month reprieve by the Financial Action Task Force, the message was clearly celebratory in nature.

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To counter India, China equips US-styled combat gear

A branch of the PLA with a powerful US-styled integrated individual soldier combat system has been equipped by China along the India border.

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Afghan attacks: Joining the dots, the Pakistan hand post the Donald Trump tweet

Kabul has been hit by a wave of terror strikes over the past couple of days. While these attacks have been claimed by the Taliban what is more important to note is the timing of these strikes. All the three attacks have been audacious in nature and have been carried out with pin-point precision. These attacks which have the backing of the Pakistan army are timed with the Donald Trump tweet and also his tweaking to the Afghan policy.

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70 per cent Pakistan viewed US as enemy nation, but the aid flowed on

donaldtrumpIn the year 2010, the US made a very generous grant of 4.5 billion US dollars to Pakistan. Incidentally, the aid was meant to help Pakistan in its counter-terrorism efforts. Ironically the same year, the US suffered 499 casualties in Afghanistan which incidentally is the highest.

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