April 25, 2012

The Emerging India-China Rivalry over Asia

Robert Kaplan, Stratfor

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As the world moves into the  second decade of the 21st century, a new power rivalry is taking shape between India and China, Asia's two behemoths in terms of territory, population and richness of civilization. India's recent successful launch of a long-range missile able to hit Beijing and Shanghai with nuclear weapons is the latest sign of this development.

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