Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that the government is taking all possible military and diplomatic steps to resolve the border standoff in Ladakh with China, adding that the government is committed to protecting the sovereignty and security of the country.
Pompeo met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in Tokyo on Tuesday and they underscored the need to work together to advance, peace, prosperity and security in the Indo-Pacific and around the globe.
Air Chief Marshall RKS Bhadauria has said that the Chinese air force can't match IAF’s capabilities. According to reports, the newly inducted fleet of five Rafale jets have been carrying out sorties in eastern Ladakh.
China has said that it abides by the 1959 perception of the Line of Actual Control (LAC). India has claimed that it never agreed to the 1959 claim and has urged China not to unilaterally alter the status quo along the border.
Our Defence budget has sunk to an abysmally low 1.2 of the GDP. A war cannot be fought and won by bravery alone. It will not be a battle of fisticuffs like Galwan. It will be a highly technical war, supported by thousands of troops on both sides.