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Uncommon gunfire stirs China-India border blame game

Uncommon gunfire stirs China-India border blame game

Science and Nature
China and India accused one any other of firing shots first across a flashpoint Himalayan border, intensifying a months-lengthy standoff between the nuclear-armed neighbours that has already claimed now now not much less than 20 lives. China acknowledged Tuesday its troopers took "countermeasures" after Indian troopers opened fire in a contested mountainous situation in Ladakh. India used to be guilty of a "severe military provocation" on Monday after its troopers crossed the Line of Accurate Regulate in the western border situation of Ladakh and "opened fire", per China's Defence Ministry. Smooth Delhi used to be swift to present its agree with story, accusing Chinese border forces of "blatantly violating agreements" and firing "a few rounds in the air" to intimidate their Indian...