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In Maldives, India regains ground lost to China

There is more in play than openly apparent in an intra-governmental battle between the judiciary and the legislature now underway in the Maldives. Behind the political tiff is a long-time power struggle between pro-Chinese and pro-Indian politicians in the strategically located Indian Ocean archipelago, where both Asian powers are vying for advantage and influence. On […]