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Regional Strategic Trends & Intellibrief – 31 Dec 2020

Published Dec 31, 2020
Updated Dec 31, 2020

Intellibrief –  India – Farmers agitation limited breakthrough, Government push for Akash AD missile export, UK restrictions till Jan 07. Afghanistan NATO sceptical of peace process, Nepal Chinese mediation fails, Pak temple attack, Lanka India resolve fishing row

Afghanistan

  • Stoltenberg: There Is ‘No Guarantee of Success in Afghanistan Peace Process’
  • Kabul Team to Focus on Ceasefire, Saving Govt System
  • Pakistan PM Calls for Political Solution in Afghanistan

Bangladesh

  • Bangladesh appalled by ‘misinformation’ on Rohingya  relocation, invites UN to join

Bhutan

  • New variant of COVID-19 in Bhutan?

Maldives

  • Former defense chief Shiyam charged with misuse of official authority

Myanmar

  • Myanmar Views New Chinese Border Wall With Growing Unease

Nepal

  • Chinese delegation led by CPC Vice-Minister Guo Yezhou returns home
  • Preparation of Dahal-Nepal faction to oust him from power and impeach president forced him to dissolve parliament, says PM Oli

Pakistan

  • Nawaz Sharif’s passport to be cancelled on February 16: Sheikh Rashid
  • Mob vandalises, burns down shrine of Hindu saint in KP’s Karak
  • Two FC men, 13 civilians injured in grenade attack

Sri Lanka

  • The Muslim Council of Britain to launch legal action against Sri Lankan government’s ‘forced cremations’
  • Sri Lanka underlines the need to address illegal fishing by Indian fishermen at Joint Working Group meeting

India

  • Cabinet approves Opening of 3 Indian Missions in Estonia, Paraguay and Dominican Republic
  • China cautions against use of ‘Tibet card’, says it will damage bilateral ties
  • Cabinet Approves Export of Akash Missile System and Creates a Committee for faster Approval of Exports
  • Maiden Flight Trial of SAHAYAK-NG, Air Droppable Container
  • INS Kiltan delivers 15 tons of flood relief material to Cambodia
  • Covid-19 hits India’s biggest ceremonial event, Republic Day parade curtailed
  • Health Ministry recommends extension of temporary suspension of international flights from the UK to India till 7th Jan 2021
  • Farm laws stir: Breakthrough as govt accepts two demands of farmers
  • Three killed in J&K, police say militants, their families deny
  • Nagaland declared as ‘disturbed area’ for another 6 months

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