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Russia-India Strategic Partnership: Crisis of Understanding? 3 . The Construction of Frigates for Indian Navy to be finished by 2023 // TASS. April 23, 2019. URL: 4 . India inks over $3 billion deal with Russia for nuclear submarine despite the treatment of U.S. sanctions // The Times of India. March 8, 2019. URL: 5 . Trends in International Arms Transfers (2018). SIPRI....


R6 — the Case for a New Global Currency Basket

... concern for the custodian of the global reserve currency. New World Begets a New Bank As a default mode, China should also beware that “the sanctioned objects in the mirror are closer than they appear.” In other words, China may also be a subject to sanctions at one point partially or fully. Tristan Kenderdine: US–Iran Conflict Would Strengthen China’s Position in the Middle East China, Russia, India, Brazil, and South Africa are the founding members of the New Development Bank . NDB’s 2017–2021 general strategy clearly highlights the bank’s commitment and intention to be new in three areas: 1) new relationships; 2) new projects and instruments; ...


The Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Aden

... East that does not accord with U.S. interests. For that purpose, as a gesture of goodwill, it would suffice for Washington to make the decision to completely or partially exempt the states that are members of the coalition from the Iranian “oil” sanctions. For India, for instance, such a decision would be a major additional stimulus to join the coalition. Naturally, it would also be an additional incentive for the Iranian leadership to look favorably on the idea of international patrolling operation and to ...


Russia – India Cooperation against the Background of Sanctions: Adverse Effects and New Opportunities

..., India is caught in the crossfire. Russia is its long-standing strategic partner and for the foreseeable future its irreplaceable supplier of defence equipment and weaponry. The sanctions pose significant risks to this vital relationship. Under the sanctions, Indian companies doing business with critical Russian defense suppliers like Rosoboronexport, United Shipbuilding, and Almaz-Antey could find themselves locked out of the dollar-based global financial system controlled by the U.S. Even the activities ...


Impact of the U.S. Anti-Russian Sanctions on the Russia–India Cooperation in the Military-Technical Area

... toughen the sanctions regime to achieve this if such actions are needed. New Delhi must thus work out how friendly U.S. policy is towards India, and how willing Washington is to allow India an independent foreign policy. The United States threatens India through financial sanctions to buy American weapons, forcing India to either disarm themselves in front of China or get into debt. This means that New Delhi needs to make a choice that will directly affect the future of the country’s military-technical cooperation with ...


Part 2. A Longstanding Friendship under Threat

... Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List ( SDN ). Especially the secondary sanctions pose a severe risk to the Russo-Indian arms trade. CAATSA imposes restrictions on banks that carry out operations with individuals and legal entities that are under sanctions. By Indian law , all foreign vendors of defense equipment need to furnish guarantees from designated Indian banks before bidding for any project. The Indian baking sector is very internationally active and enjoys strong links with American banks. Sanctions ...


Part 1. A Longstanding Friendship under Threat

On the potential impact of American sanctions on the Russia – India Arms Trade The Russian Federation is the second largest supplier of weapons globally. In 2016, 21% of global arms sales were Russian. Between 2000 and 2016 Russia accounted for on average 25% of global exports . During that period 30% of exports ...


CAATSA: A Nightmare for Indian Diplomacy

... military-technical cooperation and even today it remains the Kremlin's stated policy of not slamming sanctions on any country, other than approved by the UN Security Council. Even as the Indian diplomacy is in overdrive to seek waiver for skirting CAATSA sanctions and Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhle and Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra have conveyed India's objections to Washington attempts to impinge on its ties with Russia. A senior defence source quoted by The Hindu said if the US sought to unsettle India-Russia ...


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