China, India hold 15th corps commander level meeting, agree to maintain dialogue to resolve LAC issu


New Delhi: The 15th round of the China-India Corps Commander Level Meeting was held at the Moldo-Chushul border meeting point on the Indian side on Friday, according to China’s Ministry of National Defense.

The two sides carried forward their discussions from the previous round held on January 12, 2022 for the resolution of the relevant issues along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the Western Sector of China-India border areas, said a joint statement released by the Chinese ministry.

A detailed exchange of views took place in accordance with the guidance of the state leaders to work for the resolution of the remaining issues at the earliest, the statement read.

It added that China and India reaffirmed that such a resolution would help restore peace and tranquility along the LAC in the Western Sector and facilitate progress in bilateral relations.

The two sides also agreed to maintain the security and stability on the ground in the Western Sector in the interim, the statement noted.

It said the two sides agreed to maintain dialogue through military and diplomatic channels to reach a mutually acceptable resolution of the remaining issues at the earliest.