Doka La border disengagement: Here's how the standoff unfolded since June

A statement released by India's MEA triggered speculations that the two-month long faceoff between India and China is nearing an end. Here's a timeline of the standoff

FP Staff August 28, 2017 16:13:09 IST
Doka La border disengagement: Here's how the standoff unfolded since June

A statement released by India's Ministry of External Affairs on Monday has triggered speculations that the two-month long faceoff between India and China is nearing an end in the tri-junction area of Doka La.

Since 16 June, when Indian troops with bulldozers in tow moved into the strategic location to stop a PLA-led road-building party, the standoff has been going on until Monday. Here's a timeline of major events through these two months:

Updated Date:

also read

Left spin | ‘Communism is cool’ a lie Made in China, sold in US, shipped to Indian youngsters
India

Left spin | ‘Communism is cool’ a lie Made in China, sold in US, shipped to Indian youngsters

If China can creep its way into injecting its dark ideology in the world’s most powerful democracy, it is difficult to believe that it has not compromised India’s own political, academic and media ecosystems.

Monitoring activities by PLA, no attempt by Indian or Chinese sides to occupy eastern Ladakh: Indian Army
India

Monitoring activities by PLA, no attempt by Indian or Chinese sides to occupy eastern Ladakh: Indian Army

Both sides have continued with negotiations to resolve the balance issues, and regular patrolling in respective areas continues, the Indian Army added

24 years later, Chinese parents reunite with son who was kidnapped at age two
World

24 years later, Chinese parents reunite with son who was kidnapped at age two

Now, 26-year-old Guo Xinzhen who went missing as a child has reunited with his parents Guo Gangtang and Zhang Wenge in Liaocheng, situated in the eastern province of Shandong