China behind scrapped GMR deal to extend footprint in Maldives?
A recent statement by former Maldivian president, Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, that "China has been with us for 40 years" and that it was "natural for a country with such huge resources to come and help us" indicates Beijing's growing importance to the Maldives vis-a-vis traditional ally India.
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#2 Dec 17, 2012
very nice india
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