US president Donald Trump has recently stated that 'India will find out soon' on the probability of US sanctions for buying S-400 air defence system from Russia.
This is the second time India defied the US in a week after it signed the S-400 missile deal with Russia
Air Marshal appreciated the NDA government for buying 36 off-the-shelf Rafale fighter jets from France, calling it a 'bold step'
The IAF chief insisted that Rafale and S-400s are crucial to boost India's combative strength for a two-front war.
“The S-400 deal has been on for a very long time and we have reached the final stage of negotiations. That explains it," she added.