Cdr Aman Saberwal is Research Fellow at the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA), New Delhi. Click here for detailed profile [+]
While using unexceptionable language, India has actually not supported the Chinese position in the South China Sea and has called upon China to adhere to the limits laid down in the UNCLOS.
India should ensure that the deal does not slip away because of GRSE’s perceived financial inability, which may not actually be the case.
Maritime security challenges in the Indian Ocean Region continue to be an issue of concern and this effective regional mechanism needs to be strengthened to deal effectively with them.
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