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India's Is Buying 36 Rafale Fighters from France (and Pakistan Should Worry)

Emanuele Scimia Security, Asia Can Pakistan catch up?  France’s recent arms sale to India is not in itself a game changer in South Asia’s balance of power, but, coupled with the United States’ decision to cut military assistance to Pakistan (Delhi’s arch rival), it is doomed to produce some aftershocks in the region’s defense dynamics. India secured 36 Rafale multi-role fighters from France’s aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation; an $8.
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