Former National Security advisor of India predicts Obama's visit a fiasco

I don't think Obama's visit will be a success'

Brajesh Mishra, India's [ Images ] former National Security Adviser and one of the country's leading strategic thinkers, shares his take on United States President Barack Obama's [ Images ] visit to India.
Read on to find out why he thinks that the much-awaited visit may not succeed in spite of the need for India and the US to engage more than ever.



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