Modi looks to pacify Putin; expedites multi-billion dollar defence deals after Russia’s growing bonhomie with Pakistan

putin-modi-weapons-720079news656s5f56fs400-sir-defense-systemINDIA is set to purchase a host of defence weapons and aircraft from Russia in a multi-billion pound deal when Vladimir Putin visits the country.
In a bid to strengthen ties with Russia amid mounting tensions with Pakistan, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is looking to sign several key deals during the Russian President’s visit to Goa, southern India, for the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Summit next week.s400-sir-defense-system