Saturday, February 10, 2024

Indian Navy Patrols in Western Indian Ocean Raise Concerns in Beijing

 The Diplomat published on 10 February 2024 a commentary titled "What Does China Think About India's Increased Anti-Piracy Patrols Amid the Red Sea Crisis?" by Andrew Orchard, US Navy officer.

Ten or more Indian Navy ships with reconnaissance aircraft now patrol the Western Indian Ocean.  Chinese maritime experts are expressing skepticism about New Delhi's intentions.