Q.2 In terms of partnerships, India does not figure very prominently in the recently released “EU strategy for cooperation in the Indo-Pacific”. In the context of this, examine the strategy and its implications for India. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/eu-india-and-the-indo-pacific-7580525/ In the intro, mention the release of the EU’s Indo-Pacific strategy.  In the body, mention the influence of China’s expansionism, security interest, diversification of value chains, emphasis on ASEAN, and general emphasis on economic interest. In the next part, mention India’s mention in certain parts and influence of Germany rather than France … Continue reading Q.2 In terms of partnerships, India does not figure very prominently in the recently released “EU strategy for cooperation in the Indo-Pacific”. In the context of this, examine the strategy and its implications for India. (10 Marks)