Modi Reportedly Gets Putin to Stop Using Indians as Cannon Fodder in Ukraine

Modi Reportedly Gets Putin to Stop Using Indians as Cannon Fodder in Ukraine


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi reportedly convinced Russian President Vladimir Putin to stop using hoodwinked Indian nationals as cannon fodder for his brutal invasion of Ukraine, the feat occurring at a private dinner the two attended Monday night.

The Russian government said on Tuesday that several dozen Indians will be discharged from the Russian military and allowed to return home.

The story of Indians tricked into fighting for Russia in Ukraine grew into a major scandal in 2024 and became a political embarrassment for Modi, who won a third term in office with far less support than anticipated in June.

The families of several Indian men came forward to the media in March to complain their loved ones were duped by human traffickers

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