Articles about Depsang Plains

Indo-China tensions: Seventh round of military talks could remain inconclusive

12 Oct 2020

India
Indo-China tensions: Seventh round of military talks could remain inconclusive

India and China will hold the seventh round of military talks at Chusul on Monday with an agenda to ease tensions at the Line of Actual Control (LAC), but the outcome is likely to remain unchanged.

Galwan-clash cost five soldiers, claims China; India says number higher

25 Sep 2020

India
Galwan-clash cost five soldiers, claims China; India says number higher

For the first time since the bloody June episode in Galwan Valley, China admitted its casualties, saying that five of its soldiers died. However, India is convinced the death toll is higher, with government sources telling News18 that China's count must be multiplied by three.

MEA S Jaishankar meets Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Moscow

10 Sep 2020

India
MEA S Jaishankar meets Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Moscow

Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar's meet with Chinese counterpart Wang Yi is underway amid intensified Indo-China border tensions.

Indo-China clash: Army was "ready" for PLA soldiers in Ladakh

31 Aug 2020

India
Indo-China clash: Army was "ready" for PLA soldiers in Ladakh

On the intervening night of August 29 and 30, China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) came in "sufficient numbers," at the Southern Bank of Pangong Tso in Eastern Ladakh with an intent to change the status quo, but the Indian troops were well-prepared.

Defense Ministry accepts Chinese intrusion in Ladakh, later deletes document

06 Aug 2020

India
Defense Ministry accepts Chinese intrusion in Ladakh, later deletes document

For the first time since tensions with China sparked along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) earlier this year, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) admitted to intrusion. This information which was available on MoD's website since Tuesday has now been taken down, said reports.

Weeks after clash, China says disengagement at most locations "complete"

28 Jul 2020

World
Weeks after clash, China says disengagement at most locations "complete"

On Tuesday, China announced that disengagement between frontline Indian and Chinese troops has been completed in most of the locations.

LAC tensions: China, India agree on "early and complete disengagement"

25 Jul 2020

India
LAC tensions: China, India agree on "early and complete disengagement"

Hostile neighbors China and India have reportedly come on the same page as far as early and complete disengagement along the Line of Actual Control is concerned, New Delhi said on Friday after the 17th meeting of Working Mechanism for Consultation & Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC).

De-escalation unlikely soon? 40,000 Chinese troops present in Eastern Ladakh

23 Jul 2020

India
De-escalation unlikely soon? 40,000 Chinese troops present in Eastern Ladakh

Despite multiple rounds of talks at diplomatic and military levels, disengagement at volatile areas along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) seems to have hit a roadblock with thousands of Chinese soldiers still being present at the front and depth areas of Eastern Ladakh, multiple reports said.

India, China dig in for long haul, de-escalation seems afar

27 Jun 2020

India
India, China dig in for long haul, de-escalation seems afar

It's been almost two months that Indian and Chinese troops have been engaged in an eyeball-to-eyeball situation in Eastern Ladakh. During this period, a violent clash ensued in Galwan Valley too.

Indian, Chinese troops disengage at 3 locations in Ladakh

09 Jun 2020

India
Indian, Chinese troops disengage at 3 locations in Ladakh

India and China have started withdrawing troops after over a month-long standoff in the Eastern Ladakh region.

Chinese transgression in Ladakh: Indian troops foil incursion attempt

16 Aug 2017

World
Chinese transgression in Ladakh: Indian troops foil incursion attempt

Indian and Chinese troops were engaged in a slightly violent quarrel at Ladakh as India celebrated its 71st Independence Day.