‘A Strategic History of India in Myanmar since Partition’, the second joint seminar with OP Jindal Global University
- Date: Monday 7 December 2020, 12:30 – 13:30
- Location: Off-campus
- Cost: Free
The second event of the seminar series will take place via Zoom on Monday 7 December at 12.30pm, and is in association with OP Jindal Global University.
Avinash Paliwal (SOAS) will be speaking on ‘A Strategic History of Indian in Myanmar since Partition’. Avinash Paliwal is a Senior Lecturer in International Relations and the Deputy Director of the South Asia Institute at SOAS University London. He specialises in foreign and security policy analysis with regional focus on South Asia, Afghanistan, and Myanmar. His book, My Enemy’s Enemy - India in Afghanistan from the Soviet Invasion to the US Withdrawal, details India’s role in Afghanistan from the Soviet invasion to the US withdrawal. His current research is focused on India’s foreign policymaking processes towards Myanmar since Independence (1947).