India conducted surgical strike on terror launch pads across Line of Control in 2016 after the Uri terror attack and conducted aerial strike on a terror camp at Balakot in Pakistan after the terror attack in Pulwama earlier this year.
Jaishankar said the very structure of international order was undergoing a profound transformation.
"The world is not just different, the very structure of the international order is undergoing a profound transformation. Change (is) upon us as never before," he said.
"We are at a moment in world politics when many of our long-held assumptions no longer hold true. If the world is different, we need to think, talk and engage accordingly. Falling back on the past is unlikely to help with the future," he added.
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