Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, New Delhi, 30 April 2013
Rajaram Nagappa, Head, International Strategic and Security Studies Programme
Arun Vishwanathan, Assistant Professor, International Strategic and Security Studies Programme
The Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies organised a discussion on the book Troubling Tehran: Reflections on Geopolitics co-edited by Arun Vishwanathan and Rajaram Nagappa. The discussants were Dr. Manpreet Sethi, ICSSR Senior Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies (CAPS), New Delhi and Prof. Anwar Alam, Center for West Asian Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia. Apart from the editors, two contributors to the book, Dr. LV Krishnan and Vice Admiral Vijay Shankar also participated in the discussions.
The discussion tried to highlight the central focus of the book, which was to foster a discussion which brought in an Indian perspective on Iran, with respect to its nuclear and military capabilities and its implications for India.