Stalemate continues along LAC as India-China fail to reach pact on disengagement

New Delhi, Apr 11: The stalemate continues along the Line of Actual Control at easter Ladakh after the military commanders of India and China failed to reach a consensus. 

On Friday, the military commanders of both sides held a meeting that began at 10.30 am and ended at 11.30 pm. The Chinese side did not agree to pull back troops at patrolling posts 15, 17 and 17A in the Hot Springs-Gogra-Kongka La areas. 

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Be it LAC or LoC, why NSA Ajit Doval gets top billing in national security planning

New Delhi, Feb 26: There have been positive developments both along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) and Line of Control (LoC) in the past few weeks.

There was disengagement at the north and south banks of the Pangong lake. In a joint statement India and Pakistan said that the ceasefire was being maintained at the Line of Control since the midnight of February 24. 

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No significant breakthrough during Indo-China talks, but proposals to be taken forward

New Delhi, Feb 22: India and China exchanged proposals on outstanding issues alone the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh during the 10th round of military commander level talks held on Saturday. 

These proposals will be taken forward during the meetings at the political level. Both sides agreed to to continue with talks which will take place at various levels. During the talks the discussion was largely centred around Depsang Plains, Gogra and Hot Springs, which have remained friction points. 

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10th India-China military commander level talks underway

New Delhi, Feb 19: India and China are holding the 10th round of Corps Commander level talks on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control in Moldo.

Sources tell OneIndia that the talks would focus extensively on the disengagement at the other friction points. 

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Rapid disengagement at LAC as Chinese dismantle tents, move back armoured vehicles

New Delhi, Feb 16: The Chinese PLA is in the process of a second round of disengagement at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh. The date of the next meeting of the military commanders is yet to be fixed. However the disengagement as decided in the last meeting is taking place as per plan.

The disengagement at the north and south banks of Pangong Lake is expected to be completed by Friday, official familiar with the developments tell OneIndia. 

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Standing our ground: How India’s national security planners ensured disengagement at LAC

New Delhi, Feb 12: There have been some positive developments along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh with both India and China agreeing to disengage. In a surprise move, the Chinese PLA had withdrawn over 200 main battle tanks from the south banks of the Pangong Tso.

The PLA also positioned no less than 100 heavy vehicles to ferry its troops from fingers of the north banks to Srijap sector, east of Finger 8.

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Disengagement at LAC raises hopes, but Delhi would remain cautious

New Delhi, Feb 11: The spotlight is now on how the broader disengagement plan will unfold at the other flashpoint along the Line of Actual Control.

India keeps a close watch even as there has been a limited withdrawal of frontline troops by the Indian and Chinese armies from of the key friction points along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh. 

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LAC standoff: Rajnath Singh to make statement in RS at 10.30 am

New Delhi, Feb 11: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will make a statement in the Rajya Sabha at 10.30 am today on the present situation in Eastern Ladakh. 

Beijing on Wednesday said that India and China had begun synchronised and organised disengagement from the north and south banks of Pangong Tso. “The Chinese and Indian frontline troops at the southern and northern bank of the Pangong Tso Lake start synchronised and organised disengagement from February 10,” Senior Colonel Wu Qian, China’s defence spokesperson, said in a written statement. 

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Be combat ready President Xi tells PLA ahead of Chinese New Year

New Delhi, Feb 08: Chinese President, Xi Jinping has directed the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) to be combat ready during the upcoming Chinese New Year holidays.

President Xi also said that they should prepare for an information warfare as key to victory over the enemy forces. 

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With a hot summer ahead, India ups surveillance capabilities along LAC

New Delhi, Feb 08: India will be going in for a major upgrade of its surveillance capabilities along the northern borders with China.

Drones and sensors would be deployed as part of the exercise and the move comes in the wake of heightened tensions with China. 

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