‘Weaponisation of everything…’: Jaishankar flags change in world affairs amid Ukraine conflict

External affairs minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday said the Ukraine conflict has dramatically widened the scope of political leveraging, in which trade, debt, and even tourism are being weaponized as the points of pressure. Delivering a lecture at the IIM Calcutta, Jaishankar said there is a larger change today underway in international affairs that is very important to comprehend.