“Despite diversification efforts, India’s military hardware is still nearly 70% Russian,” said Manjari Chatterjee Miller, senior fellow for India, Pakistan and South Asia at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of “Why Nations Rise: Narratives and the path to great power.” India “must continue to rely on Russia for parts, maintenance and upgrades,” she added.

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