US to impose sanction on India for purchasing S-400 missile systems

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – The US has warned India not to purchase advanced Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems, urging New Delhi to reconsider purchasing Russia’s air shield systems or face the “risk for sanctions.” A senior official at the US State Department made the remarks during a press briefing on Wednesday, stressing that the India was not immune to Washington’s sanctions over the deal with Moscow, just like Turkey, which is also under the threat of US sanctions over a similar deal purchasing the same missile platform.