Amid the ongoing border dispute with India in eastern Ladakh, Chinese President Xi Jinping has ordered the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops to prepare for war. On a military base visit, Jinping instructed Chinese soldiers to put all (their) minds and energy on preparing for war. Simultaneously Jinping has asked the Chinese Army to be on high alert.
Jinping asked soldiers to be in high alert mode:
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday visited a military base in the southern province of Guangdong. He told the troops to prepare for the war. Jinping told the People’s Liberation Army, “Put your whole mind and energy into preparing for war.” Jinping asked soldiers to be in high alert mode during an inspection of the People’s Liberation Army Marine Corps in Chaozhou City. At the same time, he has also asked the Chinese soldiers to be completely loyal, absolutely pure and reliable.
The main purpose of Xi Jinping’s arrival in the Chinese state of Guangdong was to deliver a speech on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone. It has a major contribution in making China’s economy the second largest economy in the world.
India-China held Corps Commander level talks several times:
The Chinese President’s military visit comes at a time when tensions between China and the United States continue increasing. China and India have deployed forces on the border. Let us tell that India and China have held seven rounds of Corps Commander level talks. The previous talks lasted nearly 12 hours on Monday.
On the other hand, according to an Indian military official, ‘The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) showed a willingness to resolve the tension through negotiations, but no clear action has been taken on the ground. India says that it is up to China to carry forward the withdrawal of troops from the conflict points in the mountainous region. It is also learned that the Chinese delegation had put forward a proposal in Monday’s talks to start the process of withdrawal of troops.