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If Maldives can’t be Strategically Ignored, What are the Options for India?

Major General S B Asthana, SM,VSM The diplomatic tug of war in Maldives seems to be going in favor of China as it seems to have gained a stronghold on President Yameen through “Debt Trap Diplomacy”, with inauguration of China funded Sinamale Bridge, which India chose to boycott. It is a flagship Chinese infrastructure project

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