India welcomes new Rafale fighter jets amid border tension with China

India welcomed five new Rafale fighter jets amid escalating tensions with China since May 2020. The aircraft are part of India’s deal with France in 2016 to buy 36 warplanes. India hopes to┬ámodernise its dwindling Soviet-era air force fleet with the induction of Rafale multi-role jets. However, it would take months before its used in […]