Divyanshu Jindal is a Research Trainee at Asian Institute of Diplomacy and International Affairs. He is pursuing his Masters in Diplomacy, Law and Business at Jindal School of International Affairs ( O.P Jindal Global University, India). Having completed his engineering in computer science and worked briefly in corporate sector, his interest in the field of global affairs and diplomacy have pulled him to pursue IR. His area of interests include Russia, Central Asia and South Asia dynamics and areas of potential cooperation between them. He is associated with Centre for Afghanistan Studies back at his university and has served as Centre Coordinator for Jindal Centre for Global South.