Galvan Clash: China has admitted that its soldiers were killed in a bloody conflict in the Galvan Valley on 15 June last year.
Galvan Clash: China has admitted that its soldiers were killed in a bloody conflict in the Galvan Valley on 15 June last year. The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) of China said that four of its soldiers were killed in the incident. At the same time, three bloggers have now been arrested in China for questioning the Chinese interpretation of the conflict in the Galvan Valley. According to media reports, 38-year-old journalist Qiu Zhiming was arrested in Nanjing on Saturday.
China, which remained silent on the conflict in the Galvan Valley for nine months, acknowledged the number of soldiers killed in the incident on Friday. In fact, the Chinese Army honored five People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers for their involvement in the Galvan Valley conflict. Four soldiers were also killed in the incident. The commander of the Chinese side was also injured in the clash. China has not previously announced the number of its soldiers killed in battle.
Qiu Jiming believes the death toll is high
At the same time, journalist Qiu Juming questioned the number of soldiers killed in the conflict by the Chinese government. Indian military officials said 45 Chinese soldiers were killed in the clashes. At the same time, it was former Chief of Northern Command, Lt. Gen. Y.K. It was repeated by Joshi. This Chinese blogger was skeptical of China’s claims and felt that the number of soldiers killed was too high.
Two others were also arrested
Qiu Juming questioned why it took the Chinese government more than 8 months to accept the number of soldiers killed in the conflict. While the Indian side gave a final farewell to the martyred soldiers with full respect immediately after the incident and announced the number. Some reports say that another journalist has been arrested in Beijing for raising a similar question. He is accused of insulting the slain soldiers. On the other hand, a third person has been arrested in Sichuan above the post insulting PLA soldiers.
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