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The NDA government has every reason to feel satisfied with its performance on the foreign policy front since it came to office. In the coming year, the priorities of the government will be a continuation of the agenda it has pursued over the last 19 months. Here are some opportunities and challenges.
As hoped and anticipated, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first state visit to Russia has provided a concrete underpinning to the strategic partnership between the two countries. It also witnessed the first substantive steps towards the ''Make in India'' initiative in the important fields of nuclear energy and defence procurement.