Palestine Factor

  • P. R. Kumaraswamy
  • Md. Muddassir Quamar


For decades after independence, India’s Saudi policy centred on the Palestinian question. This was more pronounced during the Cold War era when both countries had divergent interests and world view. Though there were changes following the normalization of relations with Israel in 1992, the Palestinian issue continues to be a factor in Indo-Saudi relations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. R. Kumaraswamy
    • 1
  • Md. Muddassir Quamar
    • 2
  1. 1.School of International StudiesJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Institute for Defence Studies & AnalysesNew DelhiIndia

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