25 November, 2020
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Afghanistan - India Relations
Recently, at the Afghanistan 2020 Conference, India has announced about 150 projects worth USD 80 million. Also, the USA has decided to reduce its troop presence in Afghanistan to about 2,500 by January 2021.
India - Afghanistan relations:
India - Afghan relations:
India’s development programmes in Afghanistan are focused around 5 pillars:
Since 2001, India has committed USD 3 billion towards rebuilding and reconstruction of Afghanistan. During the Taliban years from 1996 to 2001, India did not invest in Afghanistan.
Chabahar Port in Iran, which provides alternate connectivity to Afghanistan.
Shift in Indian Perspective:
Reduction of Troops by USA:
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