Russian President Vladimir Putin (left), Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping pose for a picture on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 28, 2019. Photo: Reuters
Danil Bochkov
Opinion

Opinion

Danil Bochkov

Why Russia’s relations with India and China will survive Galwan border clash

  • China and India’s current impasse poses a huge political challenge for Russia, which has established long-term strategic ties with both countries
  • Staying out of the border tensions without lending support to either side dovetails with Russia’s interests in forging diversified political contacts
Russian President Vladimir Putin (left), Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping pose for a picture on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, on June 28, 2019. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE