By Srinath Raghavan

The conflict of 1971 that created Bangladesh used to be the main major geopolitical occasion within the Indian subcontinent seeing that partition in 1947. It tilted the stability of strength among India and Pakistan steeply in desire of India. Srinath Raghavan contends that the difficulty and its solid of characters will be understood in simple terms in a much broader foreign context.

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