With strike formations spearheaded by T-90s, Indian Army deployment gets bigger in Ladakh

indian-army2aNew Delhi, July 04: The Indian Army is making one of its largest deployment amidst the stand off with China. This is in response to the huge build up by the Chinese along the Line of Actual Control.

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PM Modi makes surprise visit to Ladakh: Briefed at 11,000 feet

modi-ladakhNew Delhi, July 03: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi made a surprise visit to Ladakh amidst the tense stand off with China. His visit comes days after the violent clash that broke out between Indian and Chinese soldiers at the Galwan Valley on June 15.

The PM visited one of the forward locations in Nimu. He reached early this morning and interacted with the Army, IAF and ITBP personnel. The PM was also briefed by senior officers of the Army.

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Marathon India-China military talks emphasised on phased, step-wise de-escalation: Sources

in-chinNew Delhi, July 01: More military and diplomatic level talks between India and China are expected in the days to come.

The military commanders of both sides had met for the third time on June 30 and the meeting went on late into the night. Sources tell OneIndia that both sides will find ways to arrive at a mutually agreeable solution to ensure peace along the Line of Actual Control.

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To match China’s Army lake fleet, India’s super surveillance equipped boats off to Ladakh

steel-boatNew Delhi, July 01: The third senior military commander level talks that went on until late on Tuesday night at Chushul were held in a cordial atmosphere. Both sides discussed specifics of disengagement and de-escalation along the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

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Indian Navy spruces surveillance amidst tensions with China

pic-indiadefenceforumNew Delhi, June 30: The Navy has increased its surveillance missions and beefed up operational deployment in the Indian Ocean region in the wake of India’s seven-week bitter border standoff with China in eastern Ladakh, people familiar with the development said.

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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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Indo-China tensions began in September 2019

India-ladakh-armyNew Delhi, June 28: The first signs of tensions between India and China were witnessed post the abrogation of Article 370.

It may be recalled that the Indian government had on August 5 2019 abrogated Article 370 and also announced the creation of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as a separate Union Territory.

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At LAC, India preps for a long haul with no immediate disengagement in sight

army-lacNew Delhi, June 27: The disengagement by the Chinese is unlikely to start anytime soon, officials familiar with the developments at the Line of Actual Control said.

We are preparing for a long haul and the local commanders would meet and decide on the disengagement stepwise at the various locations, the officer tells OneIndia.

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Indian Army Chief to give assessment of LAC tensions to political leadership at high level meet

naravaneNew Delhi, June 25: General M M Naravane will brief the top leadership on the situation at the Line of Actual Control amidst the tension with China. The Indian Army Chief returned after a two day trip to east Ladakh theatre. He took stock of the situation and also met with the soldiers who were injured in the Galwan Valley clash on June 15.

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India ups ante, signals to China it is ready for escalation

Militant attack in Srinagar

New Delhi, June 20: New Delhi has signalled that it is ready for escalation in the ongoing confrontation with China on the unresolved border. India moved its fighter jets to the forward airbases facing China.

This comes in the wake of Indian Air Force Chief R K S Bhaduria paying a visit to Leh and Srinagar airbases. These airbases are crucial for any operations to be carried out by the forces in Eastern Ladakh.

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