India, Thailand Firm up Maritime Cooperation

‘World Piracy Continues To Fall But Southeast Asia A Worry’
  • India’s Vice-President Hamid Ansari told the leadership of Thailand that India-Thailand collaboration is necessary to ensure freedom of navigation in the Southeast Asian region.
  • India and Thailand recently held a joint task force meeting in Delhi to deepen maritime and defence cooperation which covers a range of issues.
  • That apart, both sides agreed to fast track the ongoing trilateral land corridor project connecting Thailand-Myanmar and India.