Quad: strategic opportunity or quagmire? (The Hindu, GS-2)

iSSUE: Quad came into existence in 20017, it is a group of 4 countries i.e. India, Australia, USA, Japan

Now what opportunity:

  • Standoff between china and India shows
    • A deep concern, trust deficiency and crossing the way of each other
  • What India should do in current atmosphere
    • We must give a boost in relations, trust building measures from both sides
    • Now relive in tension on border may gives an opportunity
    • Ladakh offers a clear blueprint for the content and direction of national policy
    • Foreign policy needs continuous priority and attention