China expansionism is crucial to its ideology

China expansionism is crucial to its ideology

According to Indian media reports, the Chinese have built 101 houses, 2.5 miles inside the Indian territory in an area of Arunachal Pradesh.

The civilian settlements are designed to create a basis in international law for its territorial claims, which currently lack a sound legal standing.

China’s construction of a village is just the latest example of how it is applying the South China Sea model to encroach on areas inside India, Bhutan and Nepal.