China-India agrees on disengagement of troops along the LAC

By Monitoring Desk
Tuesday – January 26, 2021
BEIJING (China): The Chinese and Indian military representatives held a candid and in-depth exchange of views on disengagement along the line of actual control (LAC) in the western sector of China-India border areas, Sunday, the two sides agreed to push for an early disengagement of the frontline troops.

According to a press release, the 9th round of China-India corps commander level meeting was held on the Chinese side of the Moldo-Chushul border meeting point.

Chushul is a village in the Leh district of Ladakh in the Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), located in the Durbuk tehsil, in the area known as Chushul Valley, south of the Pangong Lake and west of the Spanggur Lake (Moldo).

The two sides agreed that the 9th round of meeting was positive, practical and constructive, which further enhanced mutual trust and understanding.

They also agreed to follow the important consensus of their state leaders, maintain the good momentum of dialogue and negotiation, and hold the 10th round of the corps commander level meeting at an early date to jointly advance de-escalation.

The two sides agreed to continue their effective efforts in ensuring the restraint of the frontline troops, stabilise and control the situation along the LAC in the western sector of the China-India border, and jointly maintain peace and tranquility.