Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie shakes hands with Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse. Photo: AFP Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie shakes hands with Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse. Photo: AFP
Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie shakes hands with Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse. Photo: AFP

Defence chiefs offers India assurance on China's growing South Asia ties

Minister indirectly addresses Delhi's fears about Beijing's circle of influence in it backyard

Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie shakes hands with Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse. Photo: AFP Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie shakes hands with Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse. Photo: AFP
Defence Minister General Liang Guanglie shakes hands with Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse. Photo: AFP
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