Since 2018, India’s ‘Look East’ and ‘Act East’ policies have moved into the phase of Indo-Pacific policy and strategy. Hence, an effective way to work for a ‘free, open, inclusive, peaceful and prosperous’ Indo-Pacific is to see how these five characteristics may be made more applicable to our eastern region.
What the East wants?
What should be done?
Source – The Hindu
QUESTION – It is imperative for India to ensure that its Indo-Pacific strategy should start from the point of Northeast and East India. Comment.