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China 'tipped balance' in Sri Lanka


Has China's supply of arms to the Sri Lankan government been a decisive factor in the conflict? Charu Lata Hogg, Sri Lankan expert at the foreign affairs think tank Chatham House discusses whether the war in Sri Lanka can be read as a microcosm of the wider power struggle between India and China.

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