The Puzzle of India’s Relations with “Central Eurasia”

  title={The Puzzle of India’s Relations with “Central Eurasia”},
  author={Emilian Kavalski},
  journal={Asian Security},
  pages={304 - 322}
ABSTRACT India’s relations with Afghanistan and the post-Soviet countries of Central Asia have contributed to the growing interest in the country’s rise. By treating them together as “Central Eurasia,” the discourses of Indian foreign policy invoke a contiguous geopolitical locale bound to India by a shared past. Yet, despite the strategic articulation of a manifest Central Eurasian region, the article uncovers a puzzle of bifurcation in India’s foreign policy reflecting distinct… Expand
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