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Modi spells out free, open, inclusive Indo-Pacific policy

2020-03-16T09:52:42+00:00July 17th, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – July 2018|

Our strategic expert uses the Indian PM’s address at the Shangri-La Dialogue to evaluate the country’s focus on the Indo-Pacific region. The highlight of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-nation, five-day visit to Southeast Asia at the end of May/early June 2018 was his Keynote Address at the annual Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on 1 June evening, which I attended as a senior research staff member of the host organisation, the London-based think tank the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS). [...]