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US defence logistics deal crawls, Ash Carter’s farewell visit to India next month

During Carter’s visit, the two sides will discuss the impact of the political transition in Washington on the India-US defence relationship.

US Defence secretary Carter hits Russia for attacking US rebels in Syria

The phone line "wasn't professionally used" by the Russians, Carter said without elaborating.


US warns China on militarisation of South China Sea

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter warned China against "aggressive" actions in the South China Sea region, including the placement of surface-to-air missiles on a disputed island.

India, US discuss progress in DTTI, defence cooperation

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar discussed the progress made towards working groups established for aircraft carrier technology, jet engine technology amongst others.

Pentagon Chief Ash Carter urges balanced approach to Russian aggression

Ash Carter's talks with NATO are sure to draw Putin's ire as Moscow chafes under the prospect of continued sanctions.

Top Pentagon official to visit India

The purpose of the visit is to engage key allies and partners in detailed discussions.


Won’t limit sale of Javelin missile to India: Panetta

He also said the US is working to streamline its bureaucratic processes to facilitate military sales to India.