Nuke reactor deal with India on, says Russia

R Senthilnathan

Vienna 3 October

A senior Russian minister has reiterated his country's determination to sell two nuclear reactors to India despite opposition from the United States.

Russian minister for atomic energy Victor Mikhailov said the sale was a commitment which his country would stick to. Mr.Mikhailov is in Vienna to participate in the annual conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the UN's nuclear non-proliferation watchdog.