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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP15 Aug 2017 10:12 p.m. PST

… Stones, And Iron Rods On Disputed Border.

"Indian and Chinese soldiers were involved in an altercation in the western Himalayas on Tuesday, Indian sources said, further raising tensions between the two countries which are already locked in a two-month standoff in another part of the disputed border.

A source in New Delhi, who had been briefed on the military situation on the border, said soldiers foiled a bid by a group of Chinese troops to enter Indian territory in Ladakh, near the Pangong lake.

Some of the Chinese soldiers carried iron rods and stones, and in the melee there were minor injuries on both sides, the source said…"


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Oberlindes Sol LIC16 Aug 2017 1:19 a.m. PST

Both armies are training for World War 4.

StarCruiser16 Aug 2017 7:19 a.m. PST

"I know not what World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones." – Albert Einstein

Personal logo optional field Supporting Member of TMP16 Aug 2017 10:24 a.m. PST

Using clubs and rocks indicates that, while neither side wishes to back down, neither do they wish allow further escalation. Using lethal force is apparently a bridge neither side wishes to cross.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP16 Aug 2017 10:34 a.m. PST



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