The US-India deal, which has been anticipated for the past several months, comes as New Delhi intends to replace the Indian Navy’s aging, UK-made Westland Sea King helicopters, which have been in service for over three decades.
The Cabinet Committee on Security of the Central Government of India, headed by President Narendra Modi, on Wednesday cleared the country’s procurement of 24 MH-60R multi-role choppers for over $2 billion, according to Defense News. The exact price of the deal has been estimated to be anywhere between $2.12 billion and $2.6 billion.
The Dutch prosecutor investigating why a passenger jet was shot down over Ukraine in 2014 has brought murder indictments against three Russians and a Ukraine separatist, but Russia won’t turn them over. 60 Minutes reports, Sunday.
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