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Regional Strategic Trends & Intellibrief – 11 Feb 2021

Published Feb 11, 2021
Updated Feb 11, 2021

Intellibrief – India – India China finally commence disengagement of tanks, heavy weapons from Pangong Tso, larger thaw awaited, Canada seeks Indian vaccine, Farmers to expand agitation, even as PM says farm bills not compulsory. Afghanistan moving towards an Interim Government? Nepal – NCP rivals hold counter rally sees large numbers. Pakistan awaits future at FATF today. Myanmar US sanctions military after coup.

Afghanistan

  • No Combat Death for US Soldiers in Afghanistan in a Year
  • Ghani Administration Seeks Allies as Talk of Interim Govt Mounts
  • Islamic State Poised for Possible Resurgence in Afghanistan, US Officials Warn

Bangladesh

  • An attack on free speech, secularism A tribunal observes about Ansarullah Bangla Team’s violent campaign
  • Bangladesh to overshoot Padma Bridge Rail Link Project budget by billions for iconic stations

Maldives

  • Bangladesh stands by Maldives: PM

Myanmar

  • Myanmar’s Ethnic States Rise Up in Protest Against Military Coup
  • Myanmar Anti-Coup Protesters Defy Ban, Take to Streets for Fifth Day

Nepal

  • Millions will be forced to picket Singha Durbar and Baluwatar if PM Oli does not correct his mistakes: Dahal

Pakistan

  • ‘Why didn’t you try to stop it?’ PM questions opposition over failure to stop horse trading in Senate polls
  • Five ‘foreigners linked with RAW, NDS’ remanded in CTD custody
  • Multinational military drill ‘to give Pakistan diplomatic push’
  • Army top brass stresses need to keep national interests above everything

Sri Lanka

  • Sri Lanka will allow burial of COVID infected bodies – PM tells parliament
  • Sri Lanka to vaccinate 57% of population against COVID by March – Tourism Minister

India

  • PM receives a telephone call from H.E. Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada
  • Theatre Level Operational Readiness Exercise (Tropex 21) Indian Navy’s Largest War Game
  • Pullback raises hope but India set to keep close eye on China
  • India exported military hardware worth Rs 34k cr in last 5 years: Govt data
  • PM’s reply to the motion of thanks on the President’s Address in Lok Sabha
  • Following a steady downward slope, India’s Active Caseload down to 1.41 Lakh
  • Protesting farmers announce 4-hour nationwide ‘rail roko’ on February 18
  • Fresh trouble along Assam-Mizoram border; 10 injured
  • ‘Naxal incidents down 47%, Red spread limited to nine states’

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