CAATSA

'Necessary to help deter China': US House votes for India sanctions waiver over Russian S-400 missile deal

Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act provides for punitive actions by the US government against any country engaged in transactions with Russian defence and intelligence.

published on : 15th July 2022

'Have not decided on sanctions or waivers to India under CATSAA', says US on New Delhi buying S-400 missile defence system from Russia

CAATSA is a tough US law that authorises the administration to impose sanctions on countries that purchase major defence hardware from Russia.

published on : 12th April 2022

Pentagon shows understanding of India's UN vote; tries to pacify US lawmakers about New Delhi's position on Russia

India, a non-permanent member of the powerful United Nations Security Council for a two-year term ending December this year, has repeatedly abstained on resolutions against Russia.

published on : 10th March 2022

CAATSA sanctions on India would be 'extraordinarily foolhardy': Senator Cruz

The US administration is required under domestic law, CAATSA to impose sanctions on any country that has significant transactions with Iran, North Korea or Russia.

published on : 8th March 2022

President Biden will decide on imposing CAATSA on India: US official on Russian S-400

CAATSA is a tough US law which authorises the administration to impose sanctions on countries that purchase major defence hardware from Russia.

published on : 3rd March 2022