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Indo-Pacific : Strategic Importance

The External Affairs Minister, who is on a two day visit to Russia, has said that Indo Pacific is one of the new concepts and approaches thrown up by the changing world. With various countries and international forums using the term Indo Pacific in their official statements, it is gaining currency in recent times. India,… Continue reading Indo-Pacific : Strategic Importance

GS-2, International Relations, Uncategorized

Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA)

When was IORA┬áconceived? 1997 in Ebene Cyber City, Mauritius Origins: First established as Indian Ocean Rim Initiative in Mauritius on March 1995 and formally launched in 1997 by the conclusion of a multilateral treaty known as the Charter of the Indian Ocean Rim Association for Regional Cooperation. It is based on the principles of Open… Continue reading Indian-Ocean Rim Association (IORA)