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China and India are guarding against the preposterous

China and India have been locked in a military standoff in a remote section of the Himalayas for a couple of months. At first it appeared to be the latest of the minor clashes that have flared between the countries for decades. But this time it has lasted longer than usual. There are two questions to be answered. The first is what is the geopolitical interest, if any, that is driving the standoff? The second is why is it happening now? The geopolitical issue is that China and India are both heavily populated countries with substantial military forces, including nuclear weapons.
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