By Lt Gen Prakash Katoch
24 Nov , 2015
The need for political reconciliation has been in news with respect to Afghanistan for long, but happenings past two years and recent short emergency imposed in Maldives indicates Maldives needs it as much. In a move that surprised many Maldivians, President Abdulla Yameen arrested his deputy Ahmed Adeeb on a charge of high treason moments after his flight from Singapore landed at the international airport.
Maldives, with its geostrategic location and proximity to India, is vital to India’s maritime construct especially with the centre of gravity of global conflict veering towards the Indian Ocean…