Sikkim standoff continues: India sticks to its guns on Chinese diplomacy
Two days after the People’s Daily, a spokesman for the Communist Party of China (CCP) published an image of an editorial from 1962, when it was given a humiliating military defeat in New Delhi, and also warned India against ” Invasion “in its New Delhi said Thursday that it will continue to use diplomatic channels to resolve the halt between the two armed forces in the nearby Dokalam Sikkim region.
Authorities said Interior Minister Rajnath Singh and Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj will close on Friday the leaders of the opposition’s top parties on the situation in the deployment of Jammu and Kashmir and China.
The conscience comes following a terrorist attack on pilgrims to Yatra Amarnath on Monday that six pilgrims died and the growing deterioration of Beijing in the Dokalam trigger.
The government’s effort is to establish a consensus by opposing the two issues with the monsoon session of Parliament from Monday.
Part of the People’s Daily and Chinese Foreign Ministry statements in the last two weeks have begun alarm bells at the top Raisina Hill.
The newspaper article paraphrased pieces and editorials led by the People’s Daily, Xinhua and Global Times to send a clear message to India to accept China’s position at the current stop at the Sikkim border or be ready to face a repeat Of 1962.
“If this can be tolerated, what can not be?” The editorial of September 22, 1962, before a month before the Chinese-Chinese War of 1962, said that “Chinese people would not tolerate provocation of the Indian army” according to an article published in the newspaper CRI entitled “Daily From People to India: borderline is the end result. ”
In an echo of China’s current position on the Dokalam conflict, the 1962 editorial warned New Delhi of grave consequences if the conflict stopped. He accused the Indian troops of invading the territory of Beijing.
During the past two weeks, Beijing has accused the Indian troops of having “crossed” in its Donglang (Dokalam) region. The area is also claimed by Bhutan.
“The intrusion of the Indian army into Chinese territory is a flagrant violation of China’s sovereignty, which must be corrected immediately and unconditionally,” he said, noting that, since Indian troops “crossed the Chinese territory” and “obstructed Work on the road “in the Dokalam in June, China has made a series of protests to urge India to withdraw its troops immediately.
“India must correct its mistakes and do sincere testing to avoid an even more serious situation, creating further consequences,” said the piece.
On Wednesday, China proposed to play a “constructive” role in resolving the Kashmir conflict between India and Pakistan, especially after the increase in hostility along the Line of Control (LOC), a comment to annoy India Highlights that the Simla agreement that New Delhi and Islamabad had agreed to settle bilaterally.
Today, the Foreign Ministry spokesman (MEA) has rejected the Chinese offer and said that India’s position on all issues, including Kashmir with Pakistan on a bilateral basis, had not changed.
Spokesman Gopal Baglay said India was ready for dialogue with bilateral Pakistan, but at the heart of the issue was cross-border terrorism that threatened regional peace.
He said diplomatic channels continue to be used for a resolution of the Dokalam stop.
Asked about China’s comment, there was no “bilateral meeting” between Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and China’s President Xi Jinping in Hamburg, MEA spokesman said: “I had a willing conversation between them. Of problems that were the subject of conversation. “