The Chinese state media has issued a fresh threat and said that India should get ready for an all out confrontation. It further said that China is ready to open up new fronts of conflict on the 3,488 km non-demarcated border between the two countries. A comment piece in the Global Times stated that China is not afraid of going to war with India. China is ready for a long term war, the report also stated. The fresh warning comes in the midst of the ongoing standoff between the two countries at Doklam.