Behind Sri Lanka’s political turmoil lies an India-China struggle for influence: New Delhi-Tokyo port project and Beijing’s debt diplomacy

India, the traditional power in the region, is muscling into port and other projects, pushing back hard against China. The big fear for India is that Sri Lanka, just off its southern coast and on one of the world’s busiest shipping routes, could become a Chinese military outpost.

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