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Galwan Valley clash


General Naravane: 'Continuing to engage in a positive atmosphere (with China)... sure it will lead to resolving differences'

April 30, 2022 10:37 pm

During General Naravane's 28-month tenure as Chief of the Army Staff, some momentous events took place including the standoff with China in Ladakh, the Covid pandemic, ceasefire with Pakistan and removal of AFSPA from some districts in states of the North-East.

China parading Galwan soldier at Winter Games is indefensible

February 12, 2022 9:24 pm

Shivani Naik writes: It is a brazen breach of the principle of political neutrality that China and the International Olympic Committee have been preaching about.

China suffered more casualties in Galwan Valley clash than it revealed: Australian paper report

February 04, 2022 3:24 am

While 20 Indian soldiers had lost their lives in the deadly fight, China admitted to losing at least four soldiers. A fifth, Qi Fabao, China said, had sustained serious head injuries.

'Shameful' to use Galwan soldier as Beijing Olympics torchbearer, says US lawmaker

February 03, 2022 11:58 am

Senator Jim Risch, a Republican who is a Ranking Member of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said that the US will continue to support the sovereignty of India.

With Galwan soldier as Olympic torchbearer, China continues to use Galwan symbolism for PsyOps

February 04, 2022 8:50 am

By making him a torchbearer, the Chinese government has publicly tried to project Qi as a hero, and highlighted that he was involved in the Galwan Valley fight.

Chinese soldier involved in Galwan Valley clash is now torchbearer at Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics

February 03, 2022 1:06 pm

The soldier identified as Qi Fabao, is reportedly a regimental commander of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and was grievously wounded during the 2020 border skirmish with Indian troops in the Galwan Valley.

Ladakh standoff: India, China agree to disengage from a key patrol point

August 03, 2021 1:31 pm

The agreement on PP17A was reached during the 12th round of Corps Commander-level talks Saturday. The meeting, which was part of a series of measures to resolve the 15-month standoff in Ladakh, was held on the Indian side of the Chushul-Moldo border.

Govt should come clean on Galwan Valley face-off: Sonia Gandhi on 1st anniversary of clash

June 15, 2021 6:56 pm

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi said in an Instagram post that there are many questions that remain unanswered of the Galwan Valley incident. He said the government owed an explanation to the people.

Disengagement of troops: China suggests Major Gen-level talks

June 15, 2021 7:25 am

Recently, Army Chief General M M Naravane mentioned that negotiations take time, and had cited the example of the 1986 Sumdorong Chu standoff near Tawang which took eight years to be resolved.

Galwan Valley: A year after the violent clash

June 14, 2021 6:49 pm

The deadliest clash in 45 years led to a months long military standoff with China and at least 11 rounds of military talks.


From standoff to de-escalation: One year of Galwan clashes

June 15, 2021 7:38 pm

The first major breakthrough in talks to resolve the nine-month military standoff was only reached in February 2021.