South Asia | Hidden agenda behind China-India Himalayan showdown

Hidden agenda behind China-India Himalayan showdown

It is now clear the military standoff is not really about Beijing building a road in an area disputed between China and Bhutan

August 21, 2017 3:30 PM (UTC+8)
A Chinese soldier (L) next to an Indian soldier at the Nathula border crossing between India and China in India's northeastern Sikkim state in a file photo. A border standoff between Chinese and Indian troops on a remote Himalayan plateau has heightened long-standing tensions while ensnaring a tiny kingdom, Bhutan. Photo: AFP/Diptendu Dutta
A Chinese soldier (L) next to an Indian soldier at the Nathula border crossing between India and China in India's northeastern Sikkim state in a file photo. A border standoff between Chinese and Indian troops on a remote Himalayan plateau has heightened long-standing tensions while ensnaring a tiny kingdom, Bhutan. Photo: AFP/Diptendu Dutta
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