New Delhi: Russia has been at war with Ukraine for more than a month. Meanwhile, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has arrived in New Delhi for a visit. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said she will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister Dr S Jaishankar on April 1.
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This is his first visit here since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last month.
Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said Lavrov will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on Friday. A media advisory issued by the Foreign Ministry on Lavrov’s visit made no mention of a meeting between the Russian foreign minister and the prime minister.
The Russian Foreign Minister has arrived in India after completing a two-day visit to China. His visit to India comes during the visit of US Deputy National Security Adviser Dalip Singh and British Foreign Minister Liz Truss.
will have to bear the consequences
Meanwhile, the US said on Thursday that countries actively creating impasse in US sanctions against Russia will have to face the consequences. At the same time, it also said that it would not like to see a sharp increase in India’s imports, including energy and other goods from Russia.
Russia will come to protect India
US Deputy National Security Adviser (Deputy NSA) Dalip Singh also referred to the unlimited partnership between Moscow and Beijing and said that no one feels that if China violates the Line of Actual Control (LAC), Russia, Will run to protect India.
Singh said India’s current import of Russian energy does not violate any US sanctions (against Russia) as the US has exempted the supply of energy from Russia, but at the same time Washington has imposed on its allies an untrustworthy supplier. Would also like to see him looking for ways to reduce his dependence. The US deputy NSA, who played a key role in drafting US sanctions against Russia, arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday on a two-day visit.