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[78] [79] Second, the signing of the agreements is seen as a pretext for creating military alliances in Asia and pressuring India to buy expensive weapons from the United States. It is considered contrary to India`s military neutrality and conveys a more provocative message to China. Nor do the Indian Navy and the armed forces want to settle for an American system. Third, Russia, India`s longest-serving ally in the field of defense technology transfer, has repeatedly raised the issue of India`s tilt toward the United States, especially with the Defense and Trade Initiative (DTTI). The fourth question is: what happens in the event of war? India does not support certain actions of the United States and will not support the war of the United States with its friendly countries. It needs to be clarified how to deal with it.