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India and Regional Balance of Power in Asia

  • Harsh V. Pant
  • Yogesh Joshi

Abstract

Along with Japan, New Delhi is cooperating closely with Asia’s other powers in creating a local balance against China’s assertive behavior in the region. This is evident in India’s growing defense relationship with major states across the Asia-Pacific rim—Vietnam, Australia, Indonesia, South Korea and Singapore.

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Indian Ocean Strategic Partnership Local Balance Asian State Regional Balance 
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© Harsh V. Pant and Yogesh Joshi 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harsh V. Pant
    • 1
  • Yogesh Joshi
    • 2
  1. 1.King’s College LondonUK
  2. 2.Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityIndia

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