The Himalayan Impasse: Sino-Indian Rivalry in the Wake of Doklam

September 24, 2018

by Sumit Ganguly and Andrew Scobell

 

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In 2017, Indian and Chinese military units became involved in a close confrontation in the disputed Doklam plateau. Was it simply an idiosyncratic incident or emblematic of deeper currents in their rivalry? The coming months in 2018-19 should provide important clues.