Recently Mike Pompeo the secretary of state said that, USA is redeploying its forces to counter China in Asia. This would be done by removing forces from Europe. This a significant statement from the point of view of the Asian Region as this could lead to a direct conflict between China and USA. This news is related to the topic, Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora of GS 2. Effect of this step on India’s strategic interest can be important for mains.
Recently, Zalmay Khalilzad, Special US envoy urged India to start dialogue with Taliban. On the flip side, the deputy leader of Taliban’s Political Office in Qatar, Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanekzai has accused India of playing ‘negative’ role inside Afghanistan. [Read More]