Jun 17, 2020, 08:20AM ISTSource: Times Now
The United States said it is closely monitoring the situation between India and China and is hoping that the differences will be resolved peacefully. This is after violent clashes that broke out between the Chinese PLA and the Indian Army in eastern Ladakh. Relevantly, twenty Indian Army personnel including a colonel were martyred in the clash with Chinese troops in the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh, in one of the biggest military confrontations in over five decades. The face-off has triggered the already volatile border standoff in the region.