China military conducts live-fire drill in Tibet

Sensitive spot The age-old friction between India and China over their 3,500km border magnifies the stakes making both sides apt to turn disagreements into disputes and disputes into conflicts. — AFP

Sensitive spot The age-old friction between India and China over their 3,500km border magnifies the stakes making both sides apt to turn disagreements into disputes and disputes into conflicts. — AFP

Beijing's renewed move to warm up to Thimphu started months before China's People's Liberation Army came to Doklam Plateau along the disputed India-Bhutan border and started building a road, brushing off protests by the Royal Bhutanese Army.

The report said that the brigade participated in the quick delivery of troops and different military units working together on joint attacks during the live-fire drills.

Farooq Abdullah, former chief minister of Indian-held Kashmir, said New Delhi did not maintain friendship with Beijing.

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"China has made it clear that there is no room for negotiations on this incident, and India must withdraw its border-crossing troops from Dokalam. India has to know illegal stay of its troops in Doklam will by no means force a fait accompli there, and that it has to change its mind before things go even worse", said Xinhua.

In a commentary, China's official press agency, Xinhua, which works directly under the state council, reiterated that the "border line was the bottom line" for Beijing.

"In Ladakh, China has occupied the Aksai Chin". Diplomatic efforts led the troop's frictions there to a well-arranged end. China also claims it as part of its Donglang region.

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"Just like what happened with China during its reform and opening-up, the arrival of foreign manufacturing will greatly enhance India's ability to develop its manufacturing sector, which will help in cultivating a large number of skilled workers, managers, and factories", it added. Accusing India of "lying" before the world, the Chinese government's mouthpiece read, "New Delhi claimed encroachment of its own territory by China before saying it sent troops to "protect" its "ally" Bhutan, a sovereign state which has apparently so far made no such an invitation for the sake of that boundary area".

China and India have been engaged in the standoff in the Dokalam area near the Bhutan tri-junction for the past three weeks after a Chinese Army's construction party attempted to build a road.

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