Foreign Policy Watch: India-United States

India in talks with U.S. to buy Predator drones


  1. Context: India is in talks with the United States to purchase 40 Predator surveillance drones
  2. It is a possible first step towards acquiring the armed version of the aircraft
  3. Why? Equipping the military with more unmanned technologies to gather intelligence
  4. Also to boost firepower along the vast land borders with Pakistan and China
  5. Also to have a closer eye on the Indian Ocean

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