The countries disagree on the exact location of the lac in various areas so much so that india claims that the lac is 3 488 km long while the chinese believe it to be around 2 000 km long. Parts of ladakh aksai chin in the china section of the who website have been shown as part of chinese territory with a dotted line and colour code.
Chinese maps from the late 19th and early 20th century show aksai chin a region under chinese occupation since the 1962 war as part of the ladakh region a finding that supports india s position on the subject.
India china ladakh conflict map. Responding to which india had also moved an equal number of high altitude warfare troops to these areas closer to the line of actual control. The stand off in eastern ladakh is in at least five key areas where india and china have had traditional differences on the perception of the line of actual control or lac in the region. The sino indian border dispute is an ongoing territorial dispute over the sovereignty of two relatively large and several smaller separated pieces of territory between china and india the first of which aksai chin is claimed by china as part of the xinjiang uygur autonomous region and tibet autonomous region and claimed by india as part of the union territory of ladakh.
It is a virtually. The 2020 china india skirmishes are part of an ongoing military standoff between china and india since 5 may 2020 chinese and indian troops have engaged in aggressive melee face offs and skirmishes at locations along the sino indian border including near the disputed pangong lake in ladakh and the tibet autonomous region and near the border between sikkim and the tibet autonomous region. A 1919 map of tibet indicates that the aksai chin area is as per the indian perception said lt.
It had more war planes and they are stationed. India has posted an appropriate military response by refusing to back down and bringing in reinforcements to match the chinese build up. The india china conflict over strategic heights in the galwan valley of disputed ladakh didn t become an all out war just because both countries have worked too hard to get where they are.
Between china s tibet and india s ladakh where the bloody clash occurred. India and china standoff began after china has moved two brigade strength of people s liberation army of over 6000 soldiers at four locations in eastern ladakh and three in the galwan valley and one near pangong lake. Also jammu kashmir and the rest of india are depicted in different colours.
The disputed boundary between india and china also known as the line of actual control lac is divided into three sectors. China and india share differing perceptions of the lac and dialogue to resolve the current flare up is ongoing. China is attempting to alter the status quo on the ground and present india with a fait accompli.
A part of j k pakistan occupied kashmir is marked with a dotted line suggesting it as a disputed territory. 155 year old map fuelling dispute. Western middle and eastern.