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Comments and Briefs

Erdogan’s April 2024 Visit to Iraq: An Assessment

Türkiye’s President Erdogan’s April 2024 visit to Iraq saw progress on economic integration projects and security ties.

June 05, 2024

Nepal’s Coalition Shifts: Domestic and Foreign Policy Implications

The instability of coalition governments in Nepal can be attributed to several factors, including a complex electoral system, personal ambitions of political leaders, and external pressures.

June 04, 2024

US Presidential Elections and the ‘Natural-Born Citizen’ Requirement

The ‘natural-born citizen’ clause is an anomaly in a nation that prides itself as a nation of immigrants.

May 31, 2024

Sogvare Out, Manele In: Making Sense of the Solomon Islands Elections

Prime Minister Jeremiah Manele may continue his predecessor’s policy of close cooperation with the PRC while toning down the anti-West rhetoric.

May 31, 2024

Harnessing Cutting-Edge Technology: Lessons from Project Beta

India's pursuit of Atmanirbhar Bharat in defence technology is a multi-faceted endeavour, requiring strategic vision, robust collaboration, sustained investment and a commitment to innovation.

May 29, 2024

Vietnam’s Political Environment and the Anti-Graft Campaign

The ongoing clamp down on corruption in Vietnam is expected to have some negative economic impact in the short term.

May 29, 2024

The Islamic State and Russia

The Islamic State sees Russia as a major obstacle in its attempts at globalising jihad.

May 29, 2024

India–Russia Relations and India’s Act Far East Policy

Russia’s Far East offers immense potential to further propel the India–Russia bilateral partnership.

May 24, 2024


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Talk by Prof. Efraim Inbar on "Israel’s new government and its Foreign Policy”

Chair: DG Amb. Sujan R. Chinoy
July 21, 2021

Webinar on ‘India-Nigeria: Facing the COVID-19 Pandemic Together’

Opening Remarks by DG Amb Sujan R. Chinoy and Lt. Gen. Aliyu Gusau Mohammed
March 30, 2021

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