Many analysts in the neighborhood of China show anxiety over the Russia-China bonhomie. Their concerns are valid, but the reasons are not.
All these countries need not worry but rather be vigilant so that the fast-changing geopolitical vista doesn’t spring surprises.
It had been two years since Russian President Putin had met Chinese President Xi Jinping. That drought got over when they met on the sidelines of the opening ceremony of the 2022 Beijing Olympics on 4th February.
Most observers thought that the two leaders would intensify their anti-Western agenda. No such thing happened overtly. If that is the case, why has Russia reduced its force level to a strength never seen since 1922 at China and Mongolia borders? Is there a secret pact between Putin and Xi Jinping?
I (@InsightGL) present an in-depth analysis on India’s premier ‘Think-Tank’ organization Chanakya Forum: