Exploiting An Expeditionary India

Got a post over at Current Intelligence on India and US strategy:

There’s an excellent overview at The American Interest of India’s expeditionary military actions over the years: the key role Indian troops played among Imperial British forces everywhere from Japan to the Mediterranean, as well as the 2.5 million who fought with the Allies in World War II – which it describes as “the largest all-volunteer force the world had ever seen.” Today, India is the third largest contributor of uniformed UN peacekeeping forces in the world, with 8,783 as of February 2010.

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