India’s Bilateral and Multilateral Military Exercises: Chart

INDIA + Army Navy Air Force USA Yudh Abhyas  — Vajra Prahar Japan  — Sahyog-Kaijin — USA + Japan  — Malabar — Russia Indra China Hand in Hand France Shakti Varuna Garuda UK Ajeya Warrior  Konkan Indradhanush (Rainbow) Nepal Surya Kiran — — Bangladesh Sampriti — — Sri Lanka Mitra Shakti SLINEX — Thailand Maitree, COBRA … More India’s Bilateral and Multilateral Military Exercises: Chart

Rise of China and its Implication on East Asian Security Matrix

Introduction Geographically, the East Asian region is composed of China, Japan, Mongolia, Taiwan (Republic of China), South Korea (Republic of Korea) and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea). The region has two economic powers i.e. China and Japan- the former qualifies as a true power, both economically and militarily.  The history of conflicts in … More Rise of China and its Implication on East Asian Security Matrix

Indo-Pacific Enters Asian Security Affairs Lexicon Officially

In his 2007 speech to the august house of Indian parliamentarians, Japanese President Shinzo Abe was first to moot the idea of “Confluence of Two Seas” taking a leaf from the book “The confluence of two seas” (Majma-ul-Bahrain) compiled by the Mughal Prince Dara Sikoh in 1655. The confluence continued its momentum, incubating in the minds of strategists and … More Indo-Pacific Enters Asian Security Affairs Lexicon Officially