China-A Threat to India
There has been a lot of talk in the past few months about the border conflicts between India and China. It has been all over the news and there have been a lot of discussion about whether China has actually become a threat to other Asian countries, especially India as it happens to be its neighboring country or will the second most powerful economy is not a threat and everything that has been said on news is just a bunch of trash. Well before drawing any conclusions I would like to put some light on some past history between the two nations. The very first difference between the two nations is the governments. China is a communist country while India is a democratic nation. In India even a common man has the power to oppose a government and its policies but in China it is totally opposite. A policeman can beat a common man to death if he opposes the principles and decisions of the country so even if China declares war on India the people can’t do anything about it while in India it won’t happen which actually makes China a threat. Also, around the world there has been a lot of talk about China being plotting about world dominance by expanding and developing its military strength. If that speculation is true then India is really under a big threat. As everyone knows China military strength is enormous and India is nothing compared to China. They also have Ballistic Missiles and more nuclear power than India. So India can be under a great threat if they are trying to achieve dominance. Also they have been gaining ports in the Indian Ocean and becoming close to Pakistan and have signed many treaties with Pakistan. As we go in history we all know about the Great Sino-Indian war of 1962. At the end of the war China occupied 26 km of India border. The US and UN provided military assistance to India still India did lost the war. But China lost its image among world countries because of its military behavior. Since then there has...
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