Indian Ocean Region
To successfully face the Dragon belligence, the country needs “whole of nation approach” as expressed by General Manoj Pande soon after taking oath of office.
Chinese current leadership is revanchist. Since ascendancy of Xi Jinping as Supreme Leader of People Republic of China (PRC) in 2012, he is restless.
Efforts to rekindle the historical ties with African countries and to lessen the Chinese influence in the region, Modi foreign policy, 2.0 is on its toes, with efforts like ‘Project Mausam’, to revive maritime ties among the Indian Ocean ports, started by Indian Ministry of Culture in 2014,