Debidatta Aurobinda Mahapatra

Recent projects

Ukraine sanctions Courtesy:
16 October 2014 Gateway House

Sanctions are a negative peace

The imposition of sanctions by Western countries on Russia has conflagrated the Ukrainian crisis with both sides indulging in an asymmetrical sanctions game. The hardening of positions has caused the Russian and the European economies to suffer, with no end in sight for the conflict
Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Courtesy:
9 September 2014 Gateway House

India in an expanded SCO

India's inclusion as a full-member will lend credibility to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, which until now has been dominated by China. However, until the strong differences between member nations are resolved, it will be a while before the SCO can become a multilateral force to be reckoned with