Q.2 Bolstering friendship between India and Vietnam is a natural outcome of a growing convergence of their strategic and economic interests, and also their common vision for peace, prosperity and their people. Comment. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/india-vietnam-ties-from-strong-to-stronger/article65663062.ece In the intro, mention that India and Vietnam are celebrating the 50th anniversary¬†of their diplomatic relations. In the body mention the historic ties and convergence of interest between the two countries in areas such as maritime cooperation, ¬†academic and cultural collaborations, shipbuilding, maritime connectivity, maritime education and research, coastal engineering, the blue … Continue reading Q.2 Bolstering friendship between India and Vietnam is a natural outcome of a growing convergence of their strategic and economic interests, and also their common vision for peace, prosperity and their people. Comment. (10 Marks)