West Asia & North Africa Digest by Ambassador Mahesh Sachdev | April 2022

HIGHLIGHTS • Political Developments • Economic Developments• Bilateral Developments IA) Political Developments: Pan-Regional and Global Issues WANA and Ukraine Conflict: During the month under review, WANA countries had to contend with the Ukraine war in several ways. Turkey and Israeli leaders were engaged in containing the hostilities and negotiating a ceasefire. They were eventually unsuccessful. The major […]

East Asia Digest by Ambassador Gautam Bambawale | March 2022

I Overview China: Government Work Report presented at Two Sessions Foreign Minister Wang Yi holds press conference during the Two Sessions. Talks about India – China Relations China’s Military Budget to reach $229 billion in 2022 China’s position on Ukraine issue Japan: Japan expresses concern about China’s military build up Japan imposes more sanctions on […]

Central Asia Digest | April 2022

HIGHLIGHTS ● Political Developments● Economic Developments● India-Central Asia Relations Political Developments Kazakh President Tokayev in an Article wrote: ‘’As states that share the longest border in the world, Kazakhstan and Russia enjoy special relations of mutual cooperation. Meanwhile we also have deep traditions of friendly relations with Ukraine. We respect its territorial integrity—as the overwhelming […]