By Ryan Touhey

In 1974, India stunned the area via detonating a nuclear equipment. within the diplomatic controversy that ensued, the Canadian executive expressed outrage that India had extracted plutonium from a Canadian reactor donated just for peaceable reasons. within the aftermath, family among the 2 countries cooled significantly. As Conflicting Visions finds, Canada and India’s dating used to be turbulent lengthy sooner than the 1st bomb blast. Canada’s expectancies of the way the previous British colony may behave following its independence in 1947 resulted in a chain of misperceptions and miscommunications that strained bilateral kinfolk for decades.

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