Disengagement between India and China complete at Hot Springs

galwanvalley-3aNew Delhi, July 09: The disengagement between India and China has been completed at Patrolling Point 17, Hot Springs.

The disengagement is complete at PP-14, PP-15 and PP-17, sources have confirmed to OneIndia. On the northern banks of Pangong Tso, the source said that there has been more thinning of the PLA troops at Finger 4. The Indian troops are restricted up to here at the moment. On the northern banks of the lake, the Indian troops used to patrol up to Finger 8, which is 8 kilometres east of Finger 4.

India-China agree to pullback, but effects yet to be seen on ground

indo-china-2aNew Delhi, July 02: Both India and China have agreed to restart the pullback at Galwan Valley and Hot Springs. It may be recalled that both sides had agreed on the pullback on June 2, but the process got derailed due to the violent brawl that took place on June 15.

While both sides are in agreement, there has however been no disengagement on the ground, sources tell OneIndia. Both sides during the talks held on Tuesday emphasised that there was a need to pullback. The modalities are being worked out, the source cited above said.

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Amidst tensions with China, India’s back-to-back diplomacy with France

france-rajnathNew Delhi, July 01: India has got an assurance of steadfast support from France, amidst the stand-off with China. France assured India of steadfast support of its armed forces.

This was offered in a letter written by Defence Minister of the Western European Union Nation, Florence Parly to India’s Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh.

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Give proof that India is trying to topple your government: Prachanda to Nepal PM Oli

Pushpa Kamal Dahal and PM KP Oli

New Delhi, June 30: Four top leaders of Nepal’s Communist Party including Prachanda have sought proof from Prime Minister, K P Oli about his allegation that India was trying to topple his government. Pushpa Kamal Dahal or Prachanda said that it is not India, but he himself who is seeking Oli’s resignation.

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Third military level talks between India, China to be held today

china-India-talksNew Delhi, June 30: The top military officials of India and China will meet today for the third time in Ladakh’s Leh district to diffuse tensions along the Line of Actual Control. This is the third meeting of the military commanders. The first meeting was held on June 6, while the second was on June 22.

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As India insists on talks with China, confidence remains low

ind-chin-flagNew Delhi, June 29: While stating that there was no question on stepping back, India has signalled that it is in favour of de-escalation and continued talks with China.

No compromise, but we do not want an escalation a highly placed source told OneIndia. There is no question of us stepping back and if the need be we can take on the Chinese, the source also said.

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Amidst tensions with China, India conducts drills in Indian Ocean with Japan

ins-kulishNew Delhi, June 29: Even as tensions continue to simmer with China, India conducted a joint drill with the Japanese in the Indian Ocean. INS Rana and INS Kulish, the two warships of the Indian Navy conducted an exercise with JS Kashmir and JS Shimayuki of the Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force in the Indian Ocean.

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Israeli SpyDer, Pechora among India’s air defence weapons to counter Chinese

spyDerNew Delhi, June 28: India has deployed its air defence weapon systems in the sensitive areas where tensions with China have risen sharply following the June 15 Galwan Valley clash.

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Importance of the Darbuk Shyok DBO road in the fight against China

indo-chinNew Delhi, June 26: India on Thursday made a strong statement conveying that all steps that had been taken to better the bilateral relations with China in the past three decades would be lost if the People’s Liberation Army does not disengage and de-escalate tensions along the Line of Actual Control.

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China’s thrust in Depsang Plains had been war gamed by India in the past

depsangNew Delhi, June 26: The situation at the Depsang Plains region is what is being watched the most closely by India. The assessment suggests that the disengagement at the Depsang Plains is what is going to take the longest and the situation is extremely tense.

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