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Japan and India Emerge as Anchors of Asian Security

Paper No. 5779                                     Dated 03-Sept-2014

By Dr Subhash Kapila

The Summit Meets during this week in Tokyo between the Japanese and Indian Prime Ministers going by the strategic assertions made by them perceptively reflect the intentions of both Japan and India to emerge as anchors of Asian security.

Japan-India Military-to-Military Coopertaion-Imperatives

Paper No. 5777                                 Dated 29-Aug-2014

By Dr Subhash Kapila

Japan, India and China form the Asian Powers Triad on which will revolve the future of Asian security. China gets excluded due to its hegemonistic impulses leaving Japan and India as the twin pillars of Asian security.

Japan-India Strategic partnership: Imperatives for Game-Changers

Paper No. 5775                                         Dated 25-Aug-2014

By Dr Subhash Kapila

Japan-India Strategic Partnership, though ongoing and evolving, contextually needs game-changers in view of Asian security turbulence generated by China. This should be the prime focus of Indian Prime Minister Modi’s long awaited visit to Japan next week.

Japan’s “Asian Security Diamond” Strategic Concept Reviewed

Paper No. 5770                                        Dated 19-Aug-2014

By Dr Subhash Kapila

Japan’s “Asian Security Diamond” strategic concept is the brainchild of Japan’s present Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as a strategic response to China casting menacing maritime shadows over the Western Pacific and Indian Ocean.

The New Cold War and India

China's new map

Paper No. 5764                                     Dated 13-Aug-2014

By Bhaskar Roy

The old cold war between the US and the Soviet Union, or the NATO and the Warsaw Pact countries, had some clear lines of division. China gradually moved from the anti-US camp to the anti-Soviet comp and in the course maximised its benefits, proving self-interest and not ideology was the essence.

Japan-India Alliance Affirmative, Japan-India-United States Alliance Negative

Paper No. 5762                                      Dated 11-Aug-2014

By Dr. Subhash Kapila

India witnessed two back-to-back visits by the US Secretary of State and US Defense Secretary Hagel to India recently.US Defense Secretary advocated a Japan-India-United States military alliance which is questionable.

Prime Minister Modi’s Postponement of Japan Summit Visit Generates Wrong Perceptions

Paper No. 5741                                          Dated 08-Jul-2014

By Dr Subhash Kapila

Perceptions count heavily in foreign policy acts of commission and omission. Abrupt deferment of PM Modi’s announced visit to Japan on July03 2014 has avoidably created negative perceptions on India’s sincerity in Japan-India relations.

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