15 C
New Delhi
Monday, March 1, 2021

China says small progress made in Tibet-border dispute with India

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (Photo courtesy: AFP)
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (Photo courtesy: AFP)

(TibetanReview.net, Mar10, 2015) – China has said Mar 8 that its dispute with India along the border of occupied Tibet had been contained while indicating that there will be no fresh cross-border incursions from its side, reported timesofindia.indiatimes.com.

“The dispute has been contained. At the moment, the boundary negotiation is in the process of building up small positive developments,” Chinese foreign minister Mr Wang Yi Wang was quoted as saying at a press conference on the sidelines of the ongoing session of the Chinese parliament, the National People’s Congress.

He has indicated that both sides were working hard to reach a settlement. “It is like climbing a mountain and the going is tough because we are on the way up.”

“This is all the more reason that we do more to strengthen China-India cooperation so that we can enable and facilitate the settlement of the boundary question,” he has added. He has called the boundary question a legacy of history and on which both the sides had worked for many years and made some progress during negotiations.

Wang made the remark ahead of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s May 2015 visit to Beijing. Modi was invited by Chinese President Xi Jinping during his India visit last year.

“Chinese dragon and Indian elephant should join in a duet to work for the early revitalization of two ancient civilizations, common prosperity of the two emerging markets and amicable coexistence of two large neighbours,” Wang was quoted as saying.

Related Articles

China has honoured four dead, one wounded from the Jun’20 Galwan valley clash with Indian troops

(TibetanReview.net, Feb19’21) – China has honoured two officers and three soldiers, including four who received the awards posthumously, for defending what it...

‘India and China were on brink of war on Aug 31 in jostle for strategic heights’

(TibetanReview.net, Feb18’21) – India and China were on the brink of war on Aug 31 as they jostled to gain control over...

Simultaneously disengagement of troops signal end to months-long Sino-Indian standoff at Ladakh border

(TibetanReview.net, Feb11’21) – The armies of China and India have started to disengage simultaneously on Feb 10 after months-long border standoff at...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Stay Connected

6,190FansLike
705FollowersFollow
7,109FollowersFollow
- Advertisement -

Latest Articles

China calls its rights record best in history as UN rights chief adds to growing criticisms

(TibetanReview.net, Feb27’21) – The United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet has said Feb 26 that China was restricting basic civil and...

Chinese state hackers employ malicious Firefox extension to target exile Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Feb27’21) – Chinese Communist Party-backed hackers have been carrying out low-level phishing campaigns against the Tibetan diaspora since Mar 2020, reported...

India reports over 16,000 daily new Covid-19 cases for third day running

(TibetanReview.net, Feb27’21) – After reporting a significant drop in the number of Covid-19 cases for months, some states in India have seen...

After US State Department and Canadian House of Commons, Dutch Parliament declares China’s atrocities in Xinjiang genocide

(TibetanReview.net, Feb26’21) – After the US State Department and Canada’s House of Commons, the Netherlands has become the first European country whose...

Global Covid-19 death toll crosses 2.5 million, reported Tibetan cases touch 1,540

(TibetanReview.net, Feb26’21) – Reported worldwide death toll from Covid-19 has now topped the 2.5 million mark, with half of them having occurred...