Popeo was referring to the letter written by Congressman Jim Mattis to the Congress. In this letter, there has been a demand for the said exemption.
US Secretary of State Mike Popeo has urged the country’s Parliament (Congress) to give the necessary exemptions in the Countertering America’s Adventures Through Sections Act (Katsa) so that this law does not affect the countries for which it has not been built. is.
The provision of Katsa has become a threat to close friends and coalition partners of India including India. Under Ban, Iran, North Korea, and Russia have been banned. Under this, bans are imposed on countries which make big deals in the field of defense and intelligence with Russia. It is known that India is also planning to buy five ‘S-400 Trump’ air immune systems from Russia at a cost of around US $ 4.5 billion. US officials say that this deal can also be considered as a large military purchase.
Indeed, Popeo was referring to the letter written by the US Defense Minister Jim Matisse to the Congress. In this letter, there has been a demand for the said exemption. Let us know that American President Donald Trump had signed in August 2017 on Katsa.