Ladakh stand-off: India, China hold 7th round of high-level military talks to finalise disengagement of troops at LAC
As per official sources, India will strongly oppose any demand by China for the withdrawal of Indian troops on the southern bank of the Pangong lake to kick-start the disengagement process
Randeep Surjewala said people want to know what were the outcomes of the recent talks with China and how the Chinese will be repulsed to "reclaim our motherland"
Officials ruled out the possibility of a bilateral meeting between Singh and Chinese Defence Minister General Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of the SCO event.
China must 'sincerely work' on disengagement, maintenance of peace is basis of bilateral ties, says MEA
Foreign ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said a fresh round of bilateral diplomatic talks is likely to be held on Friday to push forward the disengagement process in eastern Ladakh
The Chinese foreign ministry said 'two sides continue working towards implementing the consensus reached at the two earlier rounds of commander-level talks and made progress in effective measures by frontline troops to disengage and deescalate the situation."
Some 19 percent of the territory of Jammu and Kashmir is under Chinese occupation. Modi will have to bring these into the broader discussions when Xi Jinping comes.