Sino-India border settlement impossible without Arunachal concession?

February 13, 2015 2:04 am0 comments
Sino-India border settlement impossible without Arunachal concession?

(TibetanReview.net, Feb12, 2015) – A Chinese government academic has said Feb 10 that any settlement of the border dispute with India would require the latter to make concessions or adjustments over the state of Arunachal Pradesh, a territory bordering Tibet and having no history of Chinese rule or influence. Strategic […]

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Unhappy China dismisses warming US-India ties as superficial

January 27, 2015 3:36 pm0 comments
Unhappy China dismisses warming US-India ties as superficial

(TibetanReview.net, Jan27, 2015) – China on Jan 25 sought to belittle US President Barack Obama’s visit to India as the chief guest for its Republic Day function, dismissing it as nothing more than a symbolic exercise because of what it called the superficial nature of their bilateral relations. Its official […]

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China chides Japan for calling Arunachal Indian territory

January 20, 2015 1:42 pm0 comments
China chides Japan for calling Arunachal Indian territory

(TibetanReview.net, Jan20, 2015) – China has strongly demanded that Japan clarify its position on the status of Arunachal Pradesh after the latter’s Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida had referred to it as Indian territory, reported China’s official globaltimes.cn Jan 19. China called on Japan to “speak and act cautiously on China-India […]

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China responds to India’s Arunachal road plan with troop movement

November 16, 2014 12:46 pm0 comments
China responds to India’s Arunachal road plan with troop movement

(TibetanReview.net, Nov16, 2014) – China began troop movements along Tibet’s border with India as an intimidating tactic soon after the latter’s junior Home Minister, Mr Kiren Rijiju, announced in Aug 2014 plans to build a 2,000-km road in his home state of Arunachal Pradesh to improve transport infrastructure in the […]

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Fresh Chinese border intrusions in Ladakh seen as psychological pressure

November 4, 2014 4:42 pm0 comments
Fresh Chinese border intrusions in Ladakh seen as psychological pressure

(TibetanReview.net, Nov04, 2014) – The border between Chinese ruled Tibet and India continues to remain fluid with yet another set of Chinese intrusions being reported to have taken place in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir state on Oct 22. The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) made a simultaneous […]

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China warns India against defence ties with Vietnam

October 30, 2014 9:37 pm0 comments
China warns India against defence ties with Vietnam

(TibetanReview.net, Oct30, 2014) – Global Times, an international daily published by China’s party mouthpiece, the People’s Daily, has warned India Oct 29 against selling missiles and patrol boats to Vietnam. Both India and Vietnam have ongoing, often bitter territorial disputes with China. The development followed a visit to New Delhi Oct […]

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China cautions India against strengthening its border outposts

October 28, 2014 2:39 pm0 comments
China cautions India against strengthening its border outposts

(TibetanReview.net, Oct28, 2014) – China on Oct 27 asked India to refrain from taking any action that may “complicate or exaggerate” the boundary issue after the latter announced plans to construct 54 new border police outposts with 12,000 personnel in Arunachal Pradesh. Claiming that China’s position on China-India boundary question […]

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China red flags India’s Arunachal border road plan

October 17, 2014 1:37 pm0 comments
China red flags India’s Arunachal border road plan

(TibetanReview.net, Oct17, 2014) – China on Oct 15 cautioned India against its plan to build a 1,800-km road along the McMahon Line bordering occupied Tibet in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, suggesting this will complicate the situation further. However, India’s Home Minister, Mr Rajnath Singh Oct 16 shrugged it off […]

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India and China agree to pull back troops from Ladakh faceoff

September 28, 2014 12:26 pm0 comments
India and China agree to pull back troops from Ladakh faceoff

(TibetanReview.net, Sep28, 2014) –The longest and perhaps the tensest standoff in recent years between Indian and Chinese border troops in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir came to an end on Sep 26 with both the sides agreeing to withdraw immediately to the positions they held on Sep 1. […]

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Tibet and border row sour China-India bonhomie prospects

September 24, 2014 2:03 pm0 comments
Tibet and border row sour China-India bonhomie prospects

(TibetanReview.net, Sep23, 2014) – Despite new trade and investment deals, the differences between India and China over territorial and sovereignty issues proved too stark to be resolved in a give-and-take bonhomie during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Sep 17-19 visit to India. Xi re-asserted that New Delhi commit to a “One-China […]

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