Old Simla

The Simla Accord, or the Convention Between Great Britain, China, and Tibet, [in] Simla is a treaty concerning the status of Tibet negotiated by representatives of the Republic of China, Tibet and Britain in Simla in 1913 and 1914.

Early British efforts to create a boundary for north-east India were triggered by their discovery in the mid-19th century that Tawang, an important trading town, was Tibetan territory.

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