S-400 deal: How an aggressive China is helping U.S understand India's need for the missile systems

India is set to receive the first batch of S-400 air defence systems from Russia by the end of 2021. With the supply of air defence systems nearing, there appears to be a growing understanding in the US over India’s deal with Russia. US now seems to understand India’s compulsions for the deal, as per sources. Earlier, there was a buzz about possible US sanctions on India over the S-400 deal with Russia. US had warned India over the deal; US Deputy Secretary of State called the S-400 deal “dangerous”. But now there is a realization in Washington about New Delhi’s compulsions for the deal. As per sources, slapping sanctions on partners such as India may not be the best way to counter China’s aggression. Watch the full video for more details.