Russia is going to deliver 80 T-90 tanks to India by the end of this year, India's Defence Minister George Fernandes said at a press conference Tuesday. He noted that an agreement to the effect had been achieved during the three rounds of his talks with Russia's Deputy Prime Minister currently staying in Delhi. Under the previous agreement, Russia is to supply 40 tanks to India by the end of the year. In addition, the minister added the sides had also agreed to jointly develop and manufacture a military and transport aircraft.
After the incident with the shootdown of the Ilyushin Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft over the Mediterranean Sea, Russia will supply an S-300 anti-aircraft missile system to Syria
Indeed, how dare they run US-independent policy? They should have followed the example of the European Union that turned independent states of the Old World into US-ditto entities