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Indo-Pacific Economic Framework: Amidst an intricate web of multilateral relationships

The launch of the Indo-Pacific economic framework (IPEF) for prosperity by President Joe Biden on May 23, 2022, from Tokyo reflects the recuperation of US’s geo-economic initiative surfing onboard the multilateral platform within the geo-political construct, i.e., Indo-pacific, after five years since Donald Trump pulled out from Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in 2017.

China’s efforts in Arunachal seem futile

China's Efforts in Arunachal seem Futile
While the nation’s attention is drawn acutely to the western sector of the border between India and China in the wake of the bloody fisticuffs on the night of June 15, 2020, and the aftermath, developments in the Indian eastern flank are no less alarming. Indeed, China’s revival of irredentist claims, strategic border domination efforts, the creation of pinpricks or even waging psychological warfare against India. These are, of course, stoutly countered by India by matching, if not overpowering, build-up of capabilities, plans, strategic alignments, and diplomatic manoeuvres.

Calling China’s Bluff

Srikanth Kondapalli Nancy Pelosi, the Speaker of the United States Representatives, called off China’s bluff on “playing with fire” by visiting Taiwan on 3 August, amidst the latter’s coercive diplomatic pressures. Nancy Pelosi’s defiant, but unannounced, visit comes in the…

Looking West with I2U2

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Tanvi Kaur Popularly known as the ‘Western QUAD’, the first I2U2 Summit took place on 14 July 2022, with heads of the state of India, Israel, United Arab Emirates (UAE), and the United State of America (USA) as its participants.…