East Asia Digest by Ambassador Gautam Bambawale | November 2020

I Overview China:​• 5th Plenary Session of Central Committee of CPC held• China’s Reaction to Malabar Naval Exercises• India – China Border Imbroglio Continues• G-20, SCO and BRICS Summits held virtually – PM Modi and Xi both attend Japan:​• Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits Tokyo• Japanese start-up Ispace Inc. to design lunar landers for NASA• Japan’s Consumer Prices fall at fastest […]

Special Issue II | Central Asia Digest | The Second India-Central Asia Dialogue: Towards Greater Cooperation | November 2020

SPECIAL ISSUE II ● THE SECOND INDIA-CENTRAL ASIA DIALOGUE: TOWARDS GREATER COOPERATION Introduction The five countries of Central Asia viz Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, have but rarely appeared in the headline global news over the last 29 years since they got their independence in the aftermath of the disintegration of the Soviet Union in […]