September 10, 2015
Time and again, the Russian leaders have stated at the highest level that Russia will never take any steps detrimental to the security and safety of our special and privileged strategic partner – India, or the security structure in the South Asian region, or any other region for that matter. This assurance is fully valid today as it was valid yesterday. This is the guideline of our President’s foreign policy concept.
As regards the newspaper report from Nizhni Tagil, it is a sheer case of overstatement by the agency, on the one hand, and of overreaction by a section of the Indian media, - on the other.