Interpreting the India-Nepal border dispute

On May 8, India‚Äôs defence minister virtually inaugurated a new 80 km-long road in the Himalayas, connecting to the border with China, at the Lipulekh pass. The Nepali government protested immediately, contending that the road crosses territory that it claims and accusing India of changing the status quo without diplomatic consultations. Among the many escalatory … Continue reading Interpreting the India-Nepal border dispute