West Should Thank India for Purchasing Russian Crude: Jaishankar
“Because we would have gone into the same market, (and approached) the same suppliers as Europe would have done. And frankly, Europe would have outpriced us,” he explained.
‘Powerful Interest’ to Keep India-Russia Relationship Going
“For us, Russia represents stability. In the East, Russia is not seen as a revisionist power… It is not automatic that if a country is perceived in a certain way by the west, that perception would apply to the east. That perception could be very different. In fact, it is very different,” the foreign minister told the British event.