China is provoking India at every turn, says US diplomat

India’s relationship with China is right now going through a very difficult phase after Beijing violated agreements not to bring the military forces to the eastern Ladakh border. China is provoking India at every turn just as it is doing with the United States and Washington is committed to accelerating progress in strengthening India’s defence capacity to deter Chinese provocations, a senior Biden administration official … Continue reading China is provoking India at every turn, says US diplomat

China-India border dispute: advanced fighter jets sent to nearby airbases

Two J-20s seen at Hotan airbase in China’s Xinjiang region, while India has deployed five new Rafales to Ladakh, according to media reports As tensions remain high, the two neighbours are seeking to gain the advantage on the roof of the world Liu Zhen in Beijing Published: 10:34pm, 19 Aug, 2020 China and India have reportedly sent their most advanced fighter jets to airbases near their … Continue reading China-India border dispute: advanced fighter jets sent to nearby airbases

India-China Tensions: Betting on a Quick Return to Status Quo Ante Would Be Hazardous

The dispute could actually be the harbinger of a new and nervous era, a geopolitical side-effect of the terrible COVID-19 pandemic which is racking the world. Manoj Joshi – 15 HOURS AGO There should be no surprise at the insipid Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) statement on the India-China border issue. It tells us what we already know 1) a meeting was held between the Corps Commanders … Continue reading India-China Tensions: Betting on a Quick Return to Status Quo Ante Would Be Hazardous