After creating stress alongside the Line of Precise Management (LAC) in Ladakh, China just lately claimed that COVID-19 originated in India. Now, a rattled Chinese language authorities is attempting to construct a significant dam on Brahmaputra river to manage water provide.
What’s forcing China to take these meaningless choices? Has the incoming Joe Biden administration in the US and the Democrat chief’s promise to work in shut cooperation with India towards China rattled Beijing?
Although the Democrats and Republicans within the US differ on a majority of points, the leaders from each the events agree on one factor. They consider that China underneath Presdient Xi Jinping has emerge as a menace to international safety as a result of its aggressive insurance policies. Beijing is conscious of this and this might play an essential function in how Xi will take care of incoming US President Joe Biden.
It’s to be famous that Xi waited for days earlier than congratulating Biden over his victory in November 3 US presidential election. Sources claimed that Biden administration is devising methods to comprise China with the help of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities in India.
Joe Biden’s resolution to nominate Antony Blinken as the brand new US Secretary of State sends a transparent message that he desires to work intently with New Delhi. Blinken has repeatedly maintained that India needs to be a key associate for the US in coping with China from a place of power.
Whereas talking to Indian People few months in the past, Blinken mentioned that India and the US “have a typical problem which is to take care of an more and more assertive china throughout the board, together with its aggression towards India on the line of precise management, but in addition utilizing its financial may to coerce others”.
Blinken’s assertion sends a transparent message that Biden administration would take powerful stand towards Beijing’s expansionist insurance policies. Biden, throughout his marketing campaign launched a direct assault on Xi calling him a thug. He additionally supported India over China within the ongoing border standoff.
Chinese language media has been reporting that relations could not enhance underneath Joe Biden. Final week, Chinese language ministry of overseas affairs tried to fix ties with the US, calling for “no battle” or “confrontation” with US.
With the strain on the LAC nonetheless working excessive, it’s anticipated that India and the US would mount a robust anti-China entrance and train China a lesson or two.