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Adrien Frossard

Adrien Frossard is Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi. <a href="/profile/AdrienFrossard">Click here for detailed profile</a>

Reincarnation Under Stress: The Dalai Lama's Succession and India–China Relations

July 2013

The article seeks to assess the evolution of the Tibet question against the backdrop of the problems associated with the succession of the Dalai Lama. It also discusses the implications of all this for India and provides policy recommendations the Indian authorities could use to deal with this situation.

Is the Return of Shinzo Abe Good News for India?

January 08, 2013

With Abe taking a nationalistic stance and confronting China over the Senkakus, India-Japan cooperation could suffer since it does not seem to be in India’s interest to confront China.

The Commissioning of Liaoning: An Example of China’s Declaratory Strategy?

October 22, 2012

Since the commissioning of the Liaoning in itself does not change the present balance of power, it makes more sense if it is interpreted as a diplomatic message especially to the ASEAN countries.

Effect of the Financial Crisis on European Defence: The Case of France

August 24, 2012

The ongoing global financial crisis has had an increasing strain on the defence budgets of different European countries. In the case of France, an intelligent and anticipatory/ preventive planning has mitigated the effects of the crisis but challenges remain, which have to be taken seriously and addressed effectively, if France wants to maintain its strategic autonomy.