President Xi Jinping speaks with then Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa on a visit to Sri Lanka in September last year. Photo: AFP

Sri Lanka grapples with China's embrace

Brahma Chellaney says voters at elections this month will decide how far the strategically placed nation will come under Beijing's influence

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President Xi Jinping speaks with then Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa on a visit to Sri Lanka in September last year. Photo: AFP
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