Shivshankar Menon, former Indian national security advisor and distinguished fellow at The Brookings Institution, will discuss some of the major strategic decisions he outlines in his new book,'Choices: Inside the Making of India's Foreign Policy.' In a conversation moderated by Cathryn Cluver, Executive Director of the Future of Diplomacy Project, he will discuss his views on India’s strategic culture and decision-making, its policies toward the use of force, its long-term goals and priorities, and its future behavior.


About the book: 'Choices: Inside the Making of India’s Foreign Policy' provides an insider’s perspective on some of the most crucial decisions Indian policymakers have faced, including on the U.S.-India nuclear agreement, next steps in the India-China relationship, as well as the response to the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai.