Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari poses with visiting Chinese defence chief General Wei Fenghe in Kathmandu on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari poses with visiting Chinese defence chief General Wei Fenghe in Kathmandu on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua
Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari poses with visiting Chinese defence chief General Wei Fenghe in Kathmandu on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua

China’s defence chief pledges military support for Nepal amid border disputes with India

  • During talks in Kathmandu, Wei Fenghe vows to safeguard Nepal’s independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity
  • Closer relations with a regional giant could give Nepalis more choices to develop their economy, analyst says

Topic |   China-India border dispute
Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari poses with visiting Chinese defence chief General Wei Fenghe in Kathmandu on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari poses with visiting Chinese defence chief General Wei Fenghe in Kathmandu on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua
Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari poses with visiting Chinese defence chief General Wei Fenghe in Kathmandu on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua
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