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Thinking out of the box: Reconfiguring the India-Pakistan-China Triangle

2018-06-12T12:57:35+00:00February 9th, 2017|2017/2018, February 2017, India & China, Year|

A foreign policy observer believes it is time for India to move towards a more flexible approach towards China. It has been suggested that New Delhi’s bid for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) was an “extraordinary exercise in realpolitik”, that the Indian government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi “is not easily rattled by disapproving noises at home or abroad”. One analyst referring to China’s opposition put it rather colourfully that Beijing behaved “not as an enlightened power but [...]