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- In the intro, mention the current tensions between the West and Russia over the Ukraine issue.
- In the body mention how Russia has always influenced modern India’s worldview from the impact of1917 Revolution to following the elements of Soviet model of economic development to deep security ties. In the next part, mention Russia’s tumultuous relationship with the West before and even after 1991 and its impact on India’s foreign policy. In the current context mention rising tension between West but the accommodative stance of the US in the view of China challenge.
- Conclude by mentioning that India can’t influence the new effort to build a mutually acceptable security order in Europe, but it can welcome and support it.