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Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan is currently a senior fellow at the Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi. Previously, she was an assistant director at the Indian government’s National Security Council Secretariat.
India’s decision to abstain in a U.N. vote over Libya this time last year has hurt the country’s moral standing. Why vote against democracy?
Tensions between India and China are about more than specific bilateral disputes. Expect more to come.