Washington: America is with India against China. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has expressed condolences for the Indian soldiers who died on the China border in Ladakh. “We express condolences on the martyrdom of Indian soldiers in the recent dispute with China,” he tweeted on Friday. We will always remember the soldiers whose family, close and loved ones are mourning. “
On the night of 15 June, Chinese troops suddenly attacked Indian soldiers with barbed wire poles in the Galwan Valley of Ladakh. In this, 20 soldiers including a colonel rank officer were martyred. According to reports, 43 Chinese soldiers were killed or injured in retaliation by Indian soldiers.
US Ambassador to India Ken Juster also mourns
America is with India against China. US Ambassador to India Ken Juster also mourned the martyr soldiers. He tweeted, “We express our heartfelt condolences to the family of the martyred soldiers at Galvan. His bravery and courage will never be forgotten. “
US lawmaker said- Chinese army must have instigated Indian soldiers
US MP Mitch McConnell referred to the clash between Indian and Chinese soldiers during a discussion in the House. He said that it seems that the Chinese Army may have instigated the Indian troops to seize the border. This led to the most violent clash between the two countries since 1962. The dispute between the two nuclear power countries is a matter of concern for the whole world. He said that Chinese army has tried to penetrate the border of many countries.
18 injured soldiers admitted in Leh hospital
The Indian Army said on Thursday afternoon that 18 soldiers injured in a skirmish with the Chinese Army in Ladakh are hospitalized in Leh. All the soldiers will be in a position to return to their work within 15 days. The condition of all the soldiers is stable. 58 other soldiers have been admitted to another hospital. All these soldiers will also be able to join duty within a week.