Japanese PM Shinzo Abe visit: Both PM Modi and his Japanese counterpart will also address a public meeting after the ground-breaking ceremony for the bullet train project between Ahmedabad and Mumbai on Thursday.
Doklam standoff: While giving credit for the Doklam disengagement to the ‘maturity of the Asian continent’, the state-run newspaper also blamed US and Japanese strategists of ‘wanting to see a long-term confrontation between China and India’.
Even though Monday’s disengagement deal has raised sighs of relief in Bhutan’s government, sources say it continues to fear that the end of the crisis might prove to be punctuation, until China and India resolve their wider strategic disputes.
Doklam standoff: China, however, kept up its propaganda onslaught on India by reiterating its accusation that Indian troops ‘illegally crossed the boundary’
Doklam standoff: Japan has also conveyed that they understand that the area is disputed between China and Bhutan and that both countries recognize the existence of a dispute. Japan has also conveyed that India is “involved” in this incident “based on bilateral agreements” with Bhutan.
After the Ladakh incident, when Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hu Chunying was asked for a comment on the same, she replied: “The Chinese side is committed to peace and tranquillity of the China-India border.”
“India-US relationship is a strong partnership that touches all areas of human endeavor,” he said as he underscored the strong bilateral relations between the democratic nations. The Empire State Building was also lit up in tri-colours of Indian flag.
Doklam standoff: The brief standoff at Ladakh’s Pangong Tso lake led to jostling and exchange of blows between soldiers of the two armies. No shots were fired though.
The latest skirmish comes at a time when India and China are locked in a face-off in the Doklam area of the Sikkim sector. The standoff has been ongoing for more than 50 days, after Indian troops stopped Chinese Army from building a road in the area.
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A total of 350 Indian Army personnel will participate at the mega exercise and the contingent will be led by a major-general rank official. The contingents by the Navy and the IAF (Indian Air-Force) will also be sizeable in numbers, the sources said.
Doklan standoff: As China continues to engage in belligerent rhetoric over the Doklam standoff, the Indian Army has cautiously put its units in Arunachal Pradesh on a higher alert, putting some troops in the state ahead of their usual locations but still short of the Chinese border.
Doklam standoff: In a statement to the state-run publication, the ministry said, “India should withdraw its troops and equipment. Regardless of how many Indian troops have trespassed into and stayed in Chinese territory, they have gravely infringed on China’s sovereignty.”