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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in Eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now.

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Manish Rawat, 24, along with his wife Laxmi and his daughter Aarohi, pose for photographs near their eatery 'Achanak Dhaba', in the aftermath of a glacier burst in Uttarakhand's Joshimath, at Jumma village in Chamoli district. Rawat, who lives with his family in the high-altitude Jumma village--said to be the last along the India-China border, said he has supplies left for five more days and is running short of medicines. Rawat's is the only family that live in the village for 12 months, but due to a broken bridge all the civilans are being transported to a safer place.

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In this photograph provided by the Indian Army, army officers of India and China hold a meeting at Pangong lake region in Ladakh on the India-China border. China and India are pulling back front-line troops from disputed portions of their mountain border where they have been in a standoff for months. Both countries say the troops began the disengagement on Wednesday at the southern and northern banks of Pangong Lake in the Ladakh region.

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An IAF aircraft flies over the Union Territory, in Leh.

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Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat takes stock of security arrangements during his visit to Kibithu, in Anjaw district.

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Undated photo, army sets up upgraded living facilities for troops in eastern Ladakh.

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Undated photo, army sets up upgraded living facilities for troops in eastern Ladakh.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanth and Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat with security personnel during their visit to Mana, last village from the India-China border, in Chamoli district.

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Military vehicles carrying military material on their way to Leh (Ladakh), on Indo-China border.

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An army convoy carrying military material on its way to Ladakh amid border tension with China, at Manali-Leh highway.

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Army vehicles moving towards Line of Actual Control (LAC) amid border tension with China, in Leh.

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An army convoy carrying military material on its way to Ladakh amid border tension with China, at Manali-Leh highway.

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An army convoy moves towards Ladakh amid border tension with China, at Manali-Leh highway.

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Indian Air Force fighter jet on the runway amid the prolonged India-China face-off, in Leh district.

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Tejas fighter jet of the Indian Air Force flies over Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China face off, in Leh district.

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IAF Sukhoi Su-30 jet flies over Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China face off, in Leh district.

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Army trucks move towards LAC eastern Ladakh, amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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5 Indian youths handed over by China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) to Indian Army, at Kibithu in Anjaw district.

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In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, India's External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, left, and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi pose for a photo as they meet on the sidelines of a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Moscow, Russia. The Indian and Chinese foreign ministers have agreed that their troops should disengage from a tense border standoff, maintain proper distance and ease tensions in the Ladakh region where the two sides in June had their deadliest clash in decades.

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An IAF fighter jet flies in the Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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An IAF aircraft flies in the Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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Apache helicopter of the Indian Air Force lands amid border tensions with China, in Kishtwar district of Jammu

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IAF fighter jet flies in Ladakh region amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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Army vehicles move towards eastern Ladakh amid the prolonged India-China stand off, in Leh.

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Indian Army handed over 13 yaks and four calves that strayed across the LAC, in East Arunachal Pradesh to China

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Indian Air Force (IAF) Chinook helicopter flies amid the prolonged India-China stand off in the Ladakh region, in Leh.

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An IAF fighter jet flies over Leh after a fresh confrontation between India and China on the southern bank of the Pangong lake in eastern Ladakh.

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Indian Army trucks move towards Leh via Manali-Leh road, near Manali.

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Indian Army trucks move towards Leh via Manali-Leh road, near Manali.

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Army vehicles move towards Leh along the Manali-Leh highway, amid the ongoing India-China border dispute, in Kullu district.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh poses with officers at a forward base in Ladakh. Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane are accompanying him on the visit.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh with the troops who participated in the para dropping and other military exercise at Stakna, in Leh, Ladakh.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh interacts with the troops who participated in the para dropping and other military exercise at Stakna, in Leh, Ladakh.

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh poses for a group photo with troops who took part in para dropping and other military exercises at Stakna, in Leh, Ladakh. Chief of Defence Services Gen Bipin Rawat and Army Chief General M M Naravane (2nd R) are also seen.

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Army vehicles move towards Leh, amid border tension between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, in Kullu district.

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Army vehicles move towards Leh, amid border tension between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh, in Kullu district.

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An army convoy moves towards LAC, amid India-China border dispute in eastern Ladakh, in Leh.

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An Indian army vehicle moves towards Ladakh, amid India-China border dispute in eastern Ladakh, at Bara-lacha la mountain pass in Lahual district.

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Army convoy vehicles move towards Ladakh, amid stand off between Indian and Chinese troops, at Manali-Leh highway in Kullu district.

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This combination of June 28, 2020, left, and July 6, 2020, satellite images provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Galwan Valley along the disputed border between India and China.

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This combination of June 28, 2020, left, and July 6, 2020, satellite images provided by Maxar Technologies shows the Galwan Valley along the disputed border between India and China. June 28 image shows that the Indians had built a wall on their side and the Chinese had expanded an outpost camp at the end of a long road connected to Chinese military bases farther from the poorly defined border, according to experts. July 6 image shows China and India appear to have dismantled recent construction on both the Indian and Chinese sides of a contested border high in the Karakoram mountains following a deadly clash in the area.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during his visit to Nimu forward post in Ladakh.

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PM Narendra Modi meets injured soldiers of Galwan Valley, in Nimu, Ladakh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat (L) arrives for an interactions with the security forces personnel in Leh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being briefed by an Army officer in Leh. PM Modi interacted with personnel of the Army, Air Force and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP).

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat arrives in Leh.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Leh. Days after a violent face-off between Indian and Chinese troops in East Ladakh, PM Modi reached Leh with Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat.

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PM Narendra Modi interacts with troops at one of the forward positions.

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Personnel of the Army, Air Force and Indo-Tibetan Border Police during an interaction with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Leh.

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PM Modi being briefed by senior officers in Nimu. Located at 11,000 feet, this is among the toughest terrains, surrounded by the Zanskar range and located on the banks of the river Indus

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PM Narendra Modi at one of the forward locations in Ladakh to review security situation amid the ongoing border standoff with China

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An aerial view of Leh city amid border tension with China, in Leh.

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Indian army convoy moves towards the Line of Actual Control (LAC) from Leh.

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Shiv Sena Dogra Front activists shout slogans during a protest against China over the killing of Indian Army soldiers in a violent face-off with Chinese troops at Ladakh's Galwan Valley, at Rani Park in Jammu.

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Nasima Begum, mother of martyr Salim Khan, who lost his life during the Galwal valley clash, get emotional during his funeral ceremony, in Patiala.

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Family members and relatives of martyr Salim Khan, who lost his life during the Galwan valley clash, prepare for his burial, in Patiala.

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BJP MP Bharati Pawar pays tribute to martyr Sachin Vikram, who lost his life during the Galwan valley clash, in Nashik district.

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A fighter jet flies from Leh Air Base amid border tensions with China, in Leh.

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An apache helicopter flies from Leh Air Base amid border tensions with China, in Leh.

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An activist of Sadbhavana Manch wears a mask imprinted with Chinese President Xi Jinping's photo during a demonstration to boycott the use of Made in China products, in Bhopal.

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Army chief MM Naravane interacts with an injured soldier during his two-day visit to Eastern Ladakh, at Military Hospital in Leh.

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This May 22, 2020, satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) base in the Galwan Valley in Line of Actual Control, the border between India and China. Chinese and Indian military commanders agreed to disengage their forces in the disputed area of the Himalayas following a clash that left at least 20 soldiers dead, both countries said.

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Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) members shout slogans and blacken a poster of Chinese President Xi Jinping as they stage a protest against the killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers by the Chinese troops in Ladakh last week, in Amritsar.

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Family members of martyr Naib Dipak Singh carry his ashes for immersion in River Ganga at Sangam, in Prayagraj. Singh was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh Galwan Valley last week.

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Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) activists burn an effigy of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a protest against the killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers by the Chinese troops in the Galwan Valley last week, in Shimla.

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Activists of Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) burn Chinese goods during a protest against the killing of 20 soldiers by Chinese troops in Ladakh last week, in New Delhi.

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Activists of Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) burn Chinese goods during a protest against the killing of 20 soldiers by Chinese troops in Ladakh last week, in New Delhi.

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Police personnel attempt to detain an activist of Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) during a protest against the killing of 20 soldiers by Chinese troops in Ladakh last week, in New Delhi.

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BJP Mohila Morcha activists raise slogans and burn an effigy of Chinese President XI Jinping during their protest march against the Ganashakti newspaper for alleged publishing an anti-India article, in Kolkata.

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Police personnel detain BJP Mahila Morcha activists during their protest march against 'Ganashakti' newspaper for allegedly publishing an anti-India article, in Kolkata.

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BJP Mohila Morcha activists raise slogans against the Chinese President XI Jinping during their protest march against the Ganashakti newspaper for alleged publishing an anti-India article, in Kolkata.

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Members of Raza Academy participate in a protest against the Chinese government, in Mumbai.

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Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur conveys his condolences to family members of martyr Sepoy Ankush Thakur, at his native village Karohta in Hamirpur. Thakur was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese army in Ladakh's Galwan Valley.

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Locals smash Chinese products during a protest against the clash between India and China in Galwan valley of Ladakh where 20 Indian Army soldiers were killed, in Agartala.

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BJP activists burn an effigy of Chinese President Xi Jinping during a protest against the killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers in Ladakh's Galwan valley by the Chinese People's Liberation Army(PLA) troops, in Kolkata.

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Chinatown wears a deserted look during Unlock 1.0, in Kolkata. Chinese Indians living in the neighbouhood have reportedly remained indoors since protests broke out across the country in the wake of killing of 20 soldiers along the border by Chinese troops in Ladakh on Monday night.

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A family member pays tribute to martyr Naib Dipak Singh during his funeral ceremony, at his native village in Rewa District of Madhya Pradesh. Singh was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh Galwan valley on Monday night.

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An army convoy moves on Manali-Leh highway, in Manali. 20 Indian Army soldiers were martyred in a violent face-off with Chinese troops at Galwan Valley in Eastern Ladakh on June 15.

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An army convoy moves on Manali-Leh highway, in Manali. 20 Indian Army soldiers were martyred in a violent face-off with Chinese troops at Galwan Valley in Eastern Ladakh on June 15.

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Mamata Orang (C), mother, and Sakuntala Orang (L), sister of Rajesh Orang pay their respects during his funeral ceremony, at Belgoria village in Birbhum district of West Bengal. Orang was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan valley.

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Family members of martyr Naib Dipak Singh mourn near his mortal remains during his funeral ceremony, at his native village in Rewa District of Madhya Pradesh. Singh was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh Galwan valley on Monday night.

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Relatives, police and villagers carry the mortal remains of Rajesh Orang during his funeral ceremony, at Belgoria village in Birbhum district of West Bengal. Orang was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan valley.

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Sandeep Kaur, daughter of Naib Subedar Satnam Singh mourns near his mortal remains during his last rites, at his native village Vhoj Raj in Gurdaspur district. Singh was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik pays tribute to Sepoy Chandrakant Pradhan and Naib Subedar Nanduram Soren who were martyred in India-China clash at Ladakh's Galwan Valley, at Bhubaneswar Airport.

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Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren pays tribute to the mortal remains of Hawaldar Ganesh Hansda, who was among 20 soldiers martyred during a clash with Chinese troops, during a wreath laying ceremony at Birsa Munda International Airport in Ranchi.

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BJP Mahila Morcha light candles in solidarity with 20 soldiers who were killed during a clash with Chinese troops in Ladakh, in Jammu.

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Funeral procession of Naib Subedar Satnam Singh who was martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley, at his native village Vhoj Raj in Gurdaspur district.

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Army personnel pay their respects to martyr Hawaldar Kundan Kumar Ojha near his mortal remains during his last rites, at his native place in Dehri Village in Sahibganj district. Ojha was among the twenty Indian Army soldiers who were martyred during a face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley.

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A member of Voice of Northeast India holds a placard during a protest against China over the killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers during the violent face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley, at Teen Murti in New Delhi.

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RPI activists burn an effigy of Chinese President as they stage a protest against over the killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers in clashes with Chinese army troops, at Dashier in Mumbai.

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Voice of Northeast India members hold a banner during a protest against China over the killing of 20 Indian Army soldiers during the violent face-off with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley, at Teen Murti in New Delhi.

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