No coincidence: Visit of Uzbek President, Russia’s Putin & President Kovind’s trip to Tajikistan. Why Eurasia is key for India.
Updated: October 9, 2018 5:22 PM
The three-day official trip of president Ram Nath Kovind to Tajikistan was preceded by the visits of Uzbek president Shavkat Mirziyoyev and the Russian president Vladimir Putin to India earlier this month. More than a mere coincidence, these meetings in quick succession underline the growing recognition of Eurasia in the geostrategic calculations of India’s foreign policy.