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Will Obama support India in the event of an Indo - Pak war considering that China will be with Pakistan?

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Asked by Radar, 19 Jan '13 02:39 pm
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I think Obama will act as neutral / mediator
Answered by Joseph Chacko, 19 Jan '13 02:47 pm

 
  
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Every country including China and US. will see its own interest and act accordingly. During Bangladesh war, both China and US, were opposed to India. And yet, Indira went ahead and won the war. That was leadership.
Answered by kishore malhotra, 19 Jan '13 03:10 pm

 
  
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I read all views.
India is not even a friend, but pak is an ally.
So no help for us from obama.
Answered by victor, 19 Jan '13 05:23 pm

 
  
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He will support that country which buys more weapons from USA
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 19 Jan '13 04:46 pm

 
  
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There are more factors attached to this issue than we common people know, No ties are permanent, and there is nothing final in international relations and diplomacy. China will side up with Pakistan is too simplistic conclusion as much as USA woul support India in retaliation.

During the regime of Bill Clinton , USA gave given China the MFN status (Most Favoured Nation) .It is a status or level of treatment accorded by one state to another in international trade. At present India had granted MFN status to Vietnam and Pakistan.Pakistan had committed in the past that it would grant MFN status to India. However there are increasing calls in Pakistan to grant the MFN status to China. There is no list of country that can enjoy MFN rate from China.

The MFN tariff rates shall apply to the import goods originating in the members of the World Trade Organization providing that the MFN treatment is reciprocal between the People's Republic of China and these members, and the import goods o ...more
Answered by soumyen sarkar, 19 Jan '13 03:36 pm

 
  
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He won't, because he benefits a lot from Pakistan than from India...!
Answered by Dil Se, 19 Jan '13 03:14 pm

 
  
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In order to make a check to China, US needs India and in order to make a check to Taliban etc. US needs Pakistan. If incase China sits watching, US may not like Pak to be defeated completely by India because US fears about the rise of Taliban.
Answered by Chanakya, 19 Jan '13 03:10 pm

 
  
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The real war would be between US and China. US will just be using India as a battle field. Just as China will be using Pakistan
Answered by Vikram, 19 Jan '13 03:09 pm

 
  
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It wont commit mistakes like in 1971
Answered by sumukh chincholkar, 19 Jan '13 02:50 pm

 
  
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Though America wants to check China, they may not come to our rescue as it has greater economic Interest with China. It may reduce its role to condemning the war & advising both the countries.
Answered by Gypsy, 19 Jan '13 02:44 pm

 
  
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