India, China meet over border affairs

India on Wednesday said it held a meeting with China in Beijing for consultation over border affairs, and discussed proposals for disengagement

They share a 3,500 km (2,100-mile) border in the Himalayas called the Line of Actual Control (LAC) that has been disputed since the 1950s

They went to war over it in 1962

Also read: Not an era for war, India says, as G20 finance meet starts The two sides "discussed proposals for disengagement in the remaining areas in an open and constructive manner," the foreign ministry said in a statement

In an interview broadcast on Tuesday, Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar said New Delhi had a good relationship with major global powers except China, which he said had violated border management agreements

Date:23-Feb-2023 Reference:View Original Link