With Narendra Modi’s BJP back in power, can India and Pakistan achieve peace?
- Despite the recent tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, who engaged in an aerial dogfight in February, Imran Khan has welcomed his Indian counterpart’s landslide election win
- But Pakistani commentators are sceptical about Modi’s willingness to seek sustained peace, citing his aggressive campaign rhetoric
Prateek Joshi works as a research associate with VIF India, a New-Delhi-based public policy institution. Previously, he worked on a project with IDSA, a think tank funded by the Ministry of Defence. His research areas include Sino-India relations, Indo-Pacific, Indo-Pak ties and colonial frontier policy.