60 Years After the Sino-Indian War
By Sushant Singh
The lingering standoff that began in 2020 reveals how little progress has been made on the border dispute between China and India.
Is Russia Really India’s Friend?
By Sribala Subramanian
A flashback to 1962 and the Sino-Indian War.
The 1962 Internment of Chinese Indians
By Aadil Brar
The specter of another Sino-Indian war has raised worries that one of the horrors of that conflict could be repeated.
Why Another Sino-Indian War Is Unlikely
By Ameya Pratap Singh
Current tensions are concerning, but the situation is much different today than in 1962.
Will the Doklam Standoff Lead to a Second India-China War?
By Rajeesh Kumar
Both India and China have every incentive not to go to war.
Interview: Bruce Riedel
By Sanjay Kumar
Bruce Riedel on the forgotten crisis of the JFK administration.
The Rupshu Pastoralists
By Sugato Mukherjee
The Changpas hold on to ancient traditions in a fragile, disputed region.
John F. Kennedy’s Forgotten Crisis
By Bruce Riedel
1962 is remembered for the Cuban Missile Crisis, but the U.S. almost got involved in another war.
India, China to Hold Military Exercise Despite Border Skirmish
By Prashanth Parameswaran
Beijing and New Delhi will hold the fifth iteration of their ‘Hand-in-Hand’ exercises.
India’s Worrying Border Infrastructure Deficit
By Sudha Ramachandran
A disturbing disparity has emerged in infrastructure development on either side of the disputed Sino-Indian border.
Establishing Quid Pro Quo on the India-China Border
By Abanti Bhattacharya
Establishing Indian sovereignty in Arunachal Pradesh could solidify Chinese claims in Tibet.
By Justin McDonnell
The Diplomat speaks with essayist and novelist Pankaj Mishra about his latest book A Great Clamour: Encounters with China and Its Neighbors, Chinese and Indian mutual distrust, perceptions of Tibet, and Chinese-style capitalism.