Nepal is walking a tightrope between India and China
India-China tensions are complicating a simmering political crisis in
Kathmandu. Amid a raging pandemic, a looming global economic crisis and devastating floods and landslides, Nepal has been in political and diplomatic turmoil over its disputed border with its much larger neighbour, India. This article first published in Al Jazeera explains how the dispute has deepened strains within the current government and reignited debate over the future of Nepal’s relations with India and China.