Thursday, 18 October, 2018

Oil price of $65-$75 per barrel would 'suit' Russia: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Narendra Modi Putin calls ex-spy Skripal a scumbag and traitor
Leonard Rios | 04 October, 2018, 17:27

"The focus during the visit will be on the S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems agreement with a top Kremlin aide saying on Tuesday that Putin will oversee the signing of the "$5 billion deal".

But the United States has warned countries trading with Russia's defence and intelligence sectors they would face automatic sanctions under a sweeping legislation called Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) that President Donald Trump signed into law last August.

Why India is buying S-400 missile system? "The value of the contract will be more than $5 billion".

Russian servicemen drive S-400 missile air defence systems during the Victory Day parade, marking the 73rd anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two, at Red Square in Moscow, Russia May 9, 2018.

The Russian S-400s are now the best complexes in their class. India has "healthy pragmatism", and it doesn't want "to somehow annoy" Washington by purchasing them, Aleksey Martynov, a director of the International Institute of the Newly Established States group, told RT.

"With the US" domestic legislation discouraging countries like India from engaging in "significant' trade with Russian Federation, there is a high-visibility political sub-text about how this deal will impact the India-US bi-lateral", said Commodore (retired) Uday Bhaskar, Director at Society for Policy Studies.

The deal comes despite warnings from the Pentagon that India would run afoul of USA sanctions against Russia's military and defense sector if it purchased the sophisticated weapon systems. The sale proceedings have gone forward, however, with Doha calling the purchase its "sovereign" decision.

"Russia is a time-tested friend". The US is now India's second biggest arms supplier.

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The S-400 is considered as the most advanced long-range surface-to-air missile defence system.

"The deal will also help reassure Russia because India-Russia ties have been fraying at the edges for the past several years", he added. "That's that", he told a panel discussion at an energy forum.

Also on the agenda is Russian training for Indian astronauts as New Delhi aims to launch its first crewed space mission in 2022.

For the 19th Annual Bilateral Summit, Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive in New Delhi today.

On Friday, Putin will hold a formal meeting with Modi at 11 am at Hyderabad House after which the India-Russia summit will take place.

Moscow is also pushing for India's entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group of countries controling access to nuclear technology despite atomic-armed India not signing the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).

Russian Federation has already increased oil output by 400,000 bpd in accordance with the agreement with its partners, and if necessary, Russian Federation could raise it by another 200,000-300,000 bpd, Putin said.

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