The Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP The Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP
The Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP
Bangladesh

Why was Bangladesh ‘warned’ by China against joining the Quad?

  • The remarks came as a surprise given Dhaka’s status as a small player in Indo-Pacific security
  • But observers say the warning relates to the strategic contest between Beijing and New Delhi for influence in South Asia

Topic |   Bangladesh
The Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP The Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP
The Hambantota port in Sri Lanka. Photo: AFP
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