The Foreign Desk

Explainer 215: Why were Chinese and Indian troops having a border brawl?

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13 May 2020

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After Chinese and Indian troops stage a cross-border fistfight (and not for the first time), Andrew Mueller explains how the dispute began and asks whether this is likely to escalate further, or if it’s just a case of bored boys being boys.

13 May 2020

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