Analysis > China courts influence in Sri Lanka via the Buddhist clergy

A Buddhist monk looks out at Colombo from the Lotus Tower, one of many infrastructure projects built by the Rajapaksas with Chinese loans. China’s Buddhist-to-Buddhist diplomacy seems to have been born after the Rajapaksas were ousted in 2015. Photo courtesy: NurPhoto / IMAGO

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