India walks tightrope over calls for ally Russia’s isolation


              Student activists are restrained by police as they tried to march during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              An Indian student who has returned from Ukraine a few days back, speaks to media about the ordeal faced students in Ukraine during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              Relatives of Indian students studying in Kharkiv University, in northeast Ukraine, join student activists during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              Relatives of Indian students studying in Kharkiv University, in northeast Ukraine, join student activists during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              Student activists march during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              An Indian student activist shouts slogans during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              A student activist holds a placard during a protest against Russian offensive on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. As the fighting continued in Ukraine, several organizations held protest demonstrations in the Indian capital for a second day on Saturday, demanding an end to the Russian aggression and pressing the Indian government to evacuate thousands of Indians, mostly students, stranded there. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
            
              Student activists are restrained by police as they tried to march during a protest against Russian invasion on Ukraine, in New Delhi, India, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022. India on Friday regretted countries giving up the path of diplomacy but refrained from voting along with the United States that would have meant altering its ties with Russia spanning over seven decades. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)