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According to the Indian press, China admits the death of an official in a border conflict

June 22, 2020

China has finally acknowledged that one of its officers was killed in a confrontation with Indian soldiers at the common border last Tuesday and killed 20 Indian military personnel, according to NDTV.

According to sources consulted by these Indian media, a Chinese commander died during the confrontation, the worst between the two countries since 1975, the Chinese army confirmed in military talks on Monday. The Indian press reported that up to 40 Chinese military personnel had died or been injured in the incident.

The generals of the lieutenants from both countries met in Moldo on the Chinese side, the Current Control Line (LAC), on Monday to talk about last week’s confrontation in the Galwan Valley in Ladaj and see how tension is further reduced can, according to local media reports.

According to the Indian press, China admits the death of an official in a border conflictAccording to the Indian press, China admits the death of an official in a border conflict

The meeting is the second at a high military level since June 6, when Beijing and New Delhi agreed to withdraw their troops to relieve tensions after some fighting between soldiers from both countries took place in May.

India and China have accused each other of what happened, although the two countries have made it clear that they do not want a major confrontation and have opted for a dialogue to resolve the situation. The two countries met briefly in a war in 1962 over a border dispute.