Q.2 “A stronger, comprehensive partnership between Japan and India creates an indigenous and inclusive axis, as well as a credible and stable center of gravity in intra-Asian relations”. Comment. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/fumio-kishida-visit-indo-japanese-ties-covid-russia-ukraine-conflict-19-7826160/ https://thediplomat.com/2020/03/japan-india-an-indigenous-indo-pacific-axis/ In the intro, mention that both countries are linked by universal values such as freedom, democracy, human rights, and the rule of law, which have been shared through a long history of exchange. In the body, mention the strong strategic alignment between the two countries in the form of two-plus-two, support … Continue reading Q.2 “A stronger, comprehensive partnership between Japan and India creates an indigenous and inclusive axis, as well as a credible and stable center of gravity in intra-Asian relations”. Comment. (10 Marks)