We have strong economic ties with Russia. India has said that bilateral ties should not be politicised. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said, “India’s stand on Russia is clear.” There is no pressure on India, including the US, to do business with Russia.

The United States has threatened to pay a heavy price for Russia’s support, limit its ties with Russia, and stop buying crude oil and defense equipment from Russia. Brian Dees, economic adviser to President Joe Biden, said the US administration had warned India.

Russia’s UNHRC approves suspension proposal ,

The UN Security Council called on Russia to suspend uranium enrichment; the resolution received 93 votes, with 24 countries supporting Russia. Despite threats from America, India remained neutral.