Ambassador K P Fabian served in the Indian Foreign Service from 1964 to 2000. As Counselor in Embassy of India Teheran from 1976 to 1979, he witnessed the 1979 Iranian Revolution. As Joint Secretary (Gulf) he was the coordinator for the 1990-91 evacuation of over 176.000 Indian nationals from Kuwait and Iraq, the biggest evacuation by air in history mentioned in the Guinness Book of Records.
International experience includes representing India at IAEA(International Atomic Energy Agency), UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization), ICAO( International Civil Aviation Organization), FAO (Food and Agricultural Organization), IFAD (International Fund for Agricultural Development), and WFP (World Food Programme).
Fabian has served as India’s Ambassador to Finland, Qatar, and Italy.
Post-retirement, Ambassador Fabian held the K. P. S. Menon Chair at Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and was Visiting Professor at the School of International Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Currently, Ambassador Fabian is Professor at Indian Society of International Law, New Delhi
Ambassador Fabian has published:
COMMONSENSE ON WAR ON IRAQ
INDIA IN THE 21 ST CENTURY
DIPLOMACY: INDIAN STYLE
Diplomacy: Indian Style
His book on THE ARAB SPRING THAT WAS AND WASN’T is about to be published.
His podcasts on current affairs are at http://www.ambassador- fabian.com/podcasts/