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Post COVID-19 Strategic South Asia

COVID-19 pandemic continues to have an impact on the entire spectrum of life. India and Pakistan are both affected by the coronavirus but will recover eventually. When the pandemic subdues, the strategic issues of contention between India and Pakistan are unlikely to be altered. The contemporary strategic environment in South Asia ...

15.09.2021

Russia & India Have Promising Potential to Cooperate on Maritime Security

Two reasons make this week an historic one for international diplomacy: it was the first time that an Indian Prime Minister chaired a UNSC meeting that in turn resulted in this global body issuing its first joint statement on maritime security. India prioritizes maritime security because of the interests that it has in its eponymous ocean. The Indo-Pacific ...

12.08.2021

The U.S. Intensifies its Asia Diplomacy

... Minister Xie Feng who told the U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman that the two countries’ relationship “is now in a stalemate and faces serious difficulties.”Source: Reuters On July 27 and 28, Secretary of State Antony Blinken visited India for the first time since President Biden’s inauguration. Washington Post described the visit, noting that “on July 27, the State Department reaffirmed U.S. support for ‘India’s emergence as a leading global power and vital partner’ in ...

05.08.2021

Experts from Russia, India and Sri Lanka focus on protecting water resources

On July 30, 2021, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) together with the Pathfinder Foundation (Sri Lanka) and Asian Confluence (India) hosted a trilateral expert dialogue titled “Impact of Climate Change on Marine and Fresh Water Resources and Combating Water Pollution” On July 30, 2021, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) together with the Pathfinder Foundation ...

31.07.2021

What Does NATO Withdrawal from Afghanistan Mean for Regional Actors?

... withdrawal. The NATO withdrawal creates significant hurdles for regional stability and a power vacuum in Central Asia. There are several players, both internal and external, who are seeking to fill the void left by the Americans and their allies. Pakistan, India, Iran, Turkey, China and Russia seem poised to play the next “ great game ” in the so-called “ graveyard of empires ”. Some of these states have a vested interest in the stability of Afghanistan to ensure regional security and foster economic ...

26.07.2021

Experts from Russia, India and Sri Lanka to Discuss Marine and Fresh Water Resources Management

... his annual Federal Assembly address and the new National Security Strategy of the Russian Federation. Protecting marine and fresh water resources as well as biodiversity is a key global interest. Russia shares it with South Asian countries, including India and Sri Lanka, notwithstanding geographic and socioeconomic differences that determine specific problems and priorities most relevant for each of the three countries. Exchanging experience and best national practices, as well as working out common ...

21.07.2021

Dynamics of Vaccine Diplomacy

... vaccine became the light at the end of the tunnel. However, vaccine distribution is not as random and widespread as the infection itself. As a result, vaccine production has given some countries a lot of diplomatic power to leverage to achieve their ends. India grabbed the world’s attention by giving vaccines to almost all South Asian countries. At the beginning of 2021, India produced enough vaccines to send millions of doses to other countries, making it the biggest vaccine manufacturing country. The ...

13.07.2021

Russian and Indian Experts Compare Notes on Key Issues of Bilateral Interest

On June 23, 2021, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) held a webinar “Post-Covid Global and Regional Trends and Russia–India Relations.” On June 23, 2021, Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) held a webinar “Post-Covid Global and Regional Trends and Russia–India Relations.” The event brought together both ...

23.06.2021

Towards Increasingly Complex Multipolarity: Scenario for the Future

... speaks to how they have been compelled by the circumstances to revise their grand strategic outlook. The Eurasian “Balancing” Act The arguably emerging NWO will be characterized by plenty of “balancing”, especially as regards Russian, Turkish, Indian, and Chinese grand strategies in Eurasia: Russia The Eurasian great power will seek to optimize its Afro-Eurasian “balancing” act between West and East, the former comprising the U.S./EU while the latter encompassing China vis-a-vis BRI; India ...

11.06.2021
 

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