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Issue Debate #24 Maldivan Crisis : Strategic Significance for India

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Note: There was temporary disruption in Issue debates. In the next 30 days we will cover more than 50 issues that are relevant to Mains 2015. The issues covered will cover all important contemporary issues of Paper 2 & 3 completely and will be posted everyday at about 11 AM. 1 or more Issues will be posted everyday.





Discuss the political crisis in Maldives in the past few years. What role does Maldives pay in securing India's Strategic Interests in Indian Ocean?



Reading List :-
1. http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/a-nation-in-freefall/
2. http://www.idsa.in/idsacomments/TheImperativeofDeepEngagementwithMaldives_agupta_130212
3. http://indianexpress.com/article/explained/what-has-led-to-the-crisis-in-the-maldives-where-does-india-stand/



[Hint: Maldivan Crisis history has been asked before. Kindly stay updated on the Maldivan Issue for Mains 2015.]


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Everyday, Issue Debate will come up with questions on issues that are related to the Examination Process - The Mains Examination.

Issue Debates will cover hundreds of issues over a period of time, and will be highly focused on the upcoming Mains Examination.

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Discussing various aspects of issues helps in gaining a wider perspective of the issue and would be helpful in forming opinions that could hugely benefit aspirants, in their journey towards Civil Services. For newcomers, it will also help in identifying the issues that need to be prepared for the Exam.


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