The Indian national flag flies next to the Chinese national emblem outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The two nations could be on the brink of war. Photo: AP The Indian national flag flies next to the Chinese national emblem outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The two nations could be on the brink of war. Photo: AP
The Indian national flag flies next to the Chinese national emblem outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The two nations could be on the brink of war. Photo: AP

China and India on brink of armed conflict as hopes of resolution to border dispute fade

Chinese military primed for battle, military sources say; Indian troops ‘prepared for any eventuality’

Topic |   China-India border dispute
The Indian national flag flies next to the Chinese national emblem outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The two nations could be on the brink of war. Photo: AP The Indian national flag flies next to the Chinese national emblem outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The two nations could be on the brink of war. Photo: AP
The Indian national flag flies next to the Chinese national emblem outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The two nations could be on the brink of war. Photo: AP
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