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Varun Sahni

Varun Sahni  is Professor in International Politics at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He has a doctorate from Oxford University and researches and writes on nuclear deterrence, regional security, emerging balances in the Asia-Pacific region, evolving security concepts, emerging powers and Latin American issues. He edits South Asian Survey and speaks annually at India’s National Defence College. He was awarded the prestigious VKRV Rao Prize in Social Sciences for 2006 and served as the 10th Vice-Chancellor of the University of Jammu.

Research areas:  Emerging powers

Publications

Indian perspectives on the Ukrainian crisis and Russia’s annexation of Crimea
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The statement by India’s national security adviser on March 6th 2014 referring to “legitimate” Russian interest in Ukraine was unsurprisingly criticised in the West, but appreciated in Russia. more  

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