China demanded that India thorough investigation of the incident on the border
The Chinese foreign Minister, Wang Yi, in a conversation with the foreign Minister of India Subramaniyam Jaishankar demanded from the Indian side to carry out a thorough investigation of the incident on the Sino-Indian border, said the Chinese foreign Ministry.
"We demand the Indian side to conduct a thorough investigation, punish the perpetrators, immediately cease all provocative actions and to prevent the recurrence of such incidents in the future," said Wang Yi
The foreign Minister urged the Indian side not to underestimate China's determination to defend its sovereignty and territorial integrity.
An incident between Chinese and Indian military took place in the evening of June 15 in the region of the valley Galvan in Ladakh. According to the Chinese military, on the evening of 15 June in the area of the river Galvan on the border, the Indian military is in breach, and again breached the line of actual control, deliberately carried out a provocative attack that has led to fierce collision, was wounded and killed. Chinese foreign Ministry protested and made a presentation of India in connection with a new incident on the border. The Ministry of foreign Affairs of India stated that the collision occurred as a result of efforts of the Chinese side to unilaterally change the consensus to respect the line of actual control in the valley Galvan.
Between China and India has a long-standing territorial dispute about the ownership of the plot of the mountainous area in the North of Kashmir, and almost 60 thousand square kilometres in the North-Eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh. The line of actual control passes into the region of Ladakh. In the fall of 1962, the dispute escalated into a border war. In 1993 and 1996, China and India signed the agreement on maintaining peace in the disputed areas.