China holds military drill in Tibet to ‘strike awe in India’

August 22, 2017 11:34 pm0 comments
China holds military drill in Tibet to ‘strike awe in India’

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22, 2017) – China said Aug 20 that the Western Theater Command of its People’s Liberation Army’s (PLA) had conducted military exercises amid tensions in Doklam from a standoff with “trespassing Indian troops”. The Western Theater Command, noted the official globaltimes.cn Aug 20, covers Tibet, Xinjiang, Ningxia, Qinghai, Sichuan […]

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China paints itself as innocent victims in Ladakh border scuffle with Indians

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China paints itself as innocent victims in Ladakh border scuffle with Indians

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22, 2017) – China has given a patently one-sided account of a scuffle which took place between its and Indian border security forces on Aug 15 in the Ladakh region of Jammu & Kashmir, painting its side as innocent and grievously hurt victims. The Indian side “took fierce actions, […]

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Japan supports India’s position on Doklam standoff

August 19, 2017 7:45 pm0 comments
Japan supports India’s position on Doklam standoff

(TibetanReview.net, Aug19, 2017) – Japan has, on Aug 18, expressed support for India’s stand on its now more than two-month-old Doklam standoff with China, saying there should be no attempt to change the status quo on the ground by force. China has called Japan’s stand irresponsible. China has earlier claimed […]

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China set to issue Doklam ultimatum by month-end?

August 18, 2017 11:18 pm0 comments
China set to issue Doklam ultimatum by month-end?

(TibetanReview.net, Aug18, 2017) – In an apparent move to sharply increase pressure on India, an influential retired Chinese naval officer has suggested that his government was likely to issue an ultimatum against India by the end of this month on the Doklam standoff which has now continued for over two […]

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Injuries reported as Indian and Chinese troops scuffle at Ladakh border

August 17, 2017 9:17 pm0 comments
Injuries reported as Indian and Chinese troops scuffle at Ladakh border

(TibetanReview.net, Aug17, 2017) – Locked in an intractable standoff at Doklam in the eastern sector of their border since the middle of June, Indian and Chinese troops were involved in a major scuffle in the western sector in Ladakh on Aug 15 morning, said Indian media reports Aug 15-16. They […]

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Sino-Indian flag meeting of senior officers on Doklam standoff inconclusive

August 15, 2017 11:20 pm0 comments
Sino-Indian flag meeting of senior officers on Doklam standoff inconclusive

(TibetanReview.net, Aug15, 2017) – Senior army officers from India and China held a flag meeting at the Nathu-La pass in Sikkim on Aug 11 to extensively discuss the nearly two-month-old Doklam standoff between the two countries. However, the “deliberations remained inconclusive”, reported India’s PTI news agency Aug 12, citing official […]

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