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China Invades India May 2, 2013

Posted by geoff in News.

Haven’t talked about China in a while, but that’s only because I’m merciful toward the IB audience, not because they’re not being all nefarious and such. In their latest episode of nefariosity, China has invaded India:

A two week Chinese incursion has left India on the verge of crises, it has today been reported.

India says Chinese troops set up a camp on its side of the ill-defined frontier in Ladakh region in the middle of April.

The platoon of Chinese soldiers slipped across the boundary into India in the middle of the night, according to Indian officials.

‘If they have come 19 kilometres into India, it is not a minor LAC violation. It is a deliberate military operation. And even as India protests, more tents have come up,’ said Sujit Dutta, a China specialist at the Jamia Milia Islamia university in New Delhi.

Nefarious indeed, but this time maybe not so inscrutable.


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