India And China Vie For Influence In Nepal

In the titanic struggle for world supremacy fought between the U.S. and USSR between 1945 and 1991, all eyes were focused on their attempts to bring Third world nations to their side, and the subsequent U.S.-Russian Federation continues to dominate headlines today. Now, that battle for influence continues to dominate the media, but has shifted to Western attempts to inveigle former Soviet republics to decouple from Moscow’s influence and move towards Western values and economic integration, most notably in the Baltic and Central Asian states.…

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