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China Threatens “Small Scale Military Operation” To Remove India From Bhutan Border

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/china-india-bhutan-border-military-operation-remove-troops-build-up-road-a7880521.html

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  • China Threatens “Small Scale Military Operation” To Remove India From Bhutan Border
    by Tyler Durden, http://www.zerohedge.com
    In the latest escalation between two nuclear powers, China has turned the war threat amplifier up to ’11’ by threatening India (in an article published a Chinese state-controlled newspaper) that it could conduct a “small-scale military operation” to expel Indian troops from a contested region in the Himalayas.

    The latest standoff started in June, after Chinese troops started building a road on a remote plateau, which is disputed by China and Bhutan. Indian troops countered by moving to the flashpoint zone to halt the work, with China accusing them of violating its territorial sovereignty and calling for their immediate withdrawal.

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August 9, 2017 - Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , ,

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