India and China arbitrated to deepen bilateral defence ties and maintain peace and tranquillity at the Line of Actual Control (LAC).
- Both Nations also decided to strengthen cooperation against terror including at the international level in the light of terror strike in Paris.
Decision has been taken during the meeting between 26 -member delegation led by General Fan Changlong, Vice-Chairman of China’s powerful Central Military Commission (CMC) and the Indian side, was headed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at New Delhi.
Highlights of meeting
- India offered to share its expertise in fighting terrorism by way of joint exercises.
- Two sides agreed to implement the consensus reached between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping to ensure peace and tranquillity in the India-China border areas
- Both Nations welcomed the operationalisation of additional border personnel meeting points
- Reviewed the ongoing exchanges and expressed satisfaction at the recently-held joint military exercise “Hand-in-Hand”.
- China–India relations also called as Sino-Indian relations or Indo-China relations.
- First Joint Training Exercise “Hand in Hand” was conducted at Kunming, China in 2007.
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