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Trump offers mediation in China-India dispute

US president proposal comes in the wake of confrontations between Chinese and Indian soldiers earlier this month.

US President Donald Trump has offered to mediate between India and China following reports of rising tension along one of the world’s longest unmarked borders.

Confrontations between soldiers earlier this month have seen both sides increasing their military presence in the Himalayan region.

Al Jazeera’s Elizabeth Puranam reports.