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Non-alignment vs interference in Nepal

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi’s rather less than diplomatic exchange with his Nepalese counterpart Narayan Khadga, referring to America’s $500 million grant as “external influence” and “coercive diplomacy,” illustrates what a fine line the Himalayan state has to walk in its foreign relations.   Officially, if ponderously, titled the Millennium Challenge Corporation Nepal Compact (MCC-Nepal), it […]