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US urges India to join Western crude price cap coalition against Russia

US dy secretary of treasury Wally Adeyemo meet FM Sitharaman during the final lap of his three-day trip to India, after visiting RBI governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday

Wally Adeyemo, US Deputy Secretary (Treasury)
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Wally Adeyemo, US Deputy Secretary (Treasury)

Asit Ranjan Mishra New Delhi
With the twin objective of sharply reducing Russian revenue and stabilising global energy prices, the US on Friday urged India to join the Western price cap coalition on import of crude oil from Russia.

US deputy secretary of treasury, Wally Adeyemo, during the final lap of his three-day trip to India, met finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman after visiting Reserve Bank of India Shaktikanta Das on Thursday.

“In my conversation with Indian officials about the price cap coalition, they have shown great interest as this is in line with India's objective of lowering energy prices for consumers. We are providing information

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First Published: Aug 26 2022 | 8:49 PM IST

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