Ammar Nainar


Ammar Nainar is a Junior Fellow and Program Assistant at ORF America, where he contributes to research, convening, and programming on U.S. and Indian foreign policy. In particular, he supports the convening of the India Trilateral Forum and the Raisina Dialogue DC. He's also authored/co-authored special reports and media commentaries on India's National Security Council, military diplomacy, and democracy in Indian foreign policy. He has held internships at the Brookings Institution, the International Institute for Strategic Studies, CSIS, and Carnegie India. He holds an MA in Asian Studies from the Edmund Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, and a BA in International Relations from the Department of War Studies, King's College London.

India’s defence-diplomacy bet
India’s defence-diplomacy bet
Drawing from a deep pool of military expertise, New Delhi is expanding its foreign affairs capacity.