Tag: Arms Trade

India and Russia Expand Defense Ties, Despite Prospect of U.S. Sanctions

NEW DELHI — India and Russia announced expanding defense ties on Monday during a visit by President Vladimir Putin to New Delhi, including the details of a $5.4 billion missile defense system sale to India, despite a risk of sanctions from the United States. “Supplies have begun this month and will continue to happen,” India’s […]

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U.S. Weapons, Now for Sale in Afghan Gun Shops

In the chaos of the American military withdrawal and the Taliban takeover this summer, thousands of American-made weapons and tons of military equipment were seized by the militants as government military bases surrendered or were overrun. With the Taliban in power, more American weapons and military accessories are now being openly sold in shops by […]

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