Sikkim Impasse Explained: What is the India-China-Bhutan Border Standoff?

Almost two-and-half months after the start of a standoff between their troops at Doklam, India and China on Monday decided to de-escalate and withdraw their soldiers from the site at the trijunction with Bhutan. The disengagement comes a week before Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to travel to Xiamen in China for the BRICS summit from September 3 to 5. Here is is more information as to why the standoff occurred.

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