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International relations

China's stealth wars in the Himalayas

Beijing's military advance into Bhutan-claimed territory leaves New Delhi floundering

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Operating in the threshold between peace and war, China has pushed its borders far out into international waters in the South China Sea in a way no other power has done elsewhere. Less known is that China is using a similar strategy in the Himalayas to alter facts on the ground -- meter by meter -- without firing a single shot.

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