Mike Pompeo told journalists travelling with him that the United States would work with India on its planned purchase of a Russian missile and air-defense system known as the S-400.
India buying Russian missile system, oil from Iran not primary focus of 2-plus-2 talks, says Mike Pompeo
In the inaugural 2-plus-2 dialogue between the two countries, Pompeo and Jim Mattis are headed to India to meet with Sushma Swaraj and Nirmala Sitharaman.
Japan-Russia 'two-plus-two' meet a welcome development for India; improved bilateral ties to help concretise Quad, subvert China
It is in India's interests to see Russia and Japan deepening their bilateral relationship since both New Delhi and Tokyo are a part of the Quad.