The US is helping India keep an eye on China’s military, top US commanders say

The US is helping India keep an eye on China's military, top US commanders say

 

 
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Indian Border Security Force soldiers at a checkpoint in Kashmir on a highway leading to Ladakh, June 17, 2020. 

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  • Disputes between India and China over their border in the Himalayas have intensified in recent months, after a deadly clash between their troops in June.
  • That adds to broader competition between India and China on land and at sea around Asia, but recent military agreements with the US allow India to watch rival Chinese forces more closely.