Instead of half-baked attempts at military diplomacy, India should impart greater clarity of expression and purpose to its military relationship with China. Is China a ‘strategic partner’ or a ‘strategic competitor’? Or both?
China is turning into a serious challenger to India in Bangladesh in the economic and military domains and is growing in strength in the political dimension, too.
The Chinese have learnt that a country’s foreign and security policies abroad are only as good as the strength of its structures and systems at home
Review of Shiv Kunal Verma’s ‘1962: The War That Wasn’t’