The United States is currently facing daunting security challenges in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq.
Logistics support between the armed forces of India and the US will be a vital aspect for enhancing cooperation in capability development to respond to natural disasters and address emerging security
President Barack Obama entered office in January 2009 with a plateful of domestic and international challenges.
Defence diplomacy helps build trust and confidence between nations and facilitates cooperation at political and economic level. This is evident from the growing US-India strategic relationship.
The amendment of the EAR is intended to realign US export policy towards India and expand cooperation in civil space, defence and high technology sectors.