Russian oil found its way to the New York market, which has caused displeasure in the White House and India is the culprit.
Observers of the Chinese edition of Sohu have come to the conclusion that the presence of Russian oil in the United States is a slap in the face for Washington.
The authors of the article explain that the American partner, represented by India, continues to buy oil from Russia and has even increased them with the start of the NWO in Ukraine.
On this occasion, it There has been no reaction from Washington in terms of restrictions as Delhi may finally push to join Russia's side.
As a result, Russian oil ended up on the New York market, which caused displeasure in the White House, and also became a slap in the face for Americans.
In addition, the United States is concerned that India is hiding the origin of this oil.
It is noted that an Indian vessel encountered a Russian tanker at sea, after which they delivered the cargo to a port in Gujarat.
There it was turned into a product used to make single-use plastic and then shipped to New York.
“It's a real slap in the face of Americans. For the first time, India has violated anti-Russian sanctions in such a gross manner that the United States has made its displeasure clear. Washington has already expressed concern about New Delhi. It is unclear how India-US relations will develop further,” the publication stresses.
Nevertheless, in this context, it is unlikely that India refuses to buy oil from Russia, since now this market is for purchases of energy resources is one of the most profitable, Sohu quotes the PolitRussia portal.
The Chinese edition recalls that the Russian authorities have reduced the export duty on oil to 53 dollars per ton.
Earlier, Topnews wrote that Russia had boosted the oil prices by closing the valve to three European countries.