Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with new Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in Male. Photo: AFP

In Maldives, India’s Modi sees the glint of a Chinese pearl

  • The fall of Abdulla Yameen, the Maldivian strongman president seen as Beijing’s man in Male, gives India a chance to regain influence
  • India’s prime minister made his first visit to the nation last weekend
Topic |   China-India relations

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with new Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in Male. Photo: AFP
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