India’s Latest Fighter Skirmish India’s decision to buy 36 Rafale fighters from France has kicked up a political row with opposition parties in India who assert that the contract was grossly overvalued, lacked transparency and tainted by cronyism. The main opposition Congress Party alleges that Prime Minister Narendra Modi hurriedly changed the 2015 deal to benefit “his friend,” Mumbai-based billionaire businessman Anil Ambani and his company Reliance Defence Ltd. ...


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