Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA)

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Part of the The Statesman's Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Founded 1965. Non-partisan, autonomous body funded by the Indian ministry of defence that has played a key role in shaping India’s foreign and security policies. It aims to promote national and international security by generating and disseminating knowledge on defence and security-related issues.

  • Address: 1 Development Enclave, Rao Tula Ram Marg, New Delhi 110010, India.

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  • Director General: Jayant Prasad.

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