Indian Army thwart Chinese PLA’s attempt to encroach into Eastern Ladakh
NATIONAL | AUG 31, 2020:
The Indian Army has claimed that The People's Liberation Army (PLA) of the People's Republic of China (PRC) violated the agreement between India and China on the night of August 29.
In a press release by the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Indian Army, Col. Aman Anand, the PLA troops violated the previous agreement during military and diplomatic engagements and carried out provocative military movements to alter the normalcy in Eastern Ladakh.
The Indian Army expected the move and stationed themselves on the Southern Bank of Pangong Tso Lake, to strengthen their positions and thwart Chinese intentions of giving one-side of the story on the ground.
"The Indian Army is committed to maintaining peace and tranquillity through dialogue but is also equally determined to protect its territorial integrity. A Brigade Commander level Flag Meeting is in progress at Chushul to resolve the issues," Anand said.
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