Jaishankar to meet Wang Yi: Afghanistan and Ladakh situation on the plate | Latest News India

Whereas PLA needs to debate disengagement and de-escalation from Gogra-Scorching Springs solely and go away Depsang as a 2013 legacy concern, the Indian facet is obvious that each one points are on the desk.

By Shishir Gupta, Hindustan Occasions, New Delhi

PUBLISHED ON JUL 13, 2021 08:37 AM IST

Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will meet his Chinese language counterpart and State Councilor Wang Yi on the sidelines of the SCO international ministers assembly in Dushanbe to debate the unfolding safety state of affairs in Afghanistan and focus on the methods to quick observe de-escalation and disengagement in East Ladakh. Jaishankar leaves for Dushanbe, Tajikistan, immediately and also will be attending a global assembly on connectivity between south and central Asia in Uzbekistan.

The main focus of SCO Dushanbe assembly can be Taliban offensive in Afghanistan with the fundamentalist drive encircling the Afghan nation by capturing the 2 land routes to Tajikistan over Amu Darya and one other one to Iran through Herat. It’s fairly evident that the largely Sunni Pashtun drive will attempt to seize the land route from Mazar-e-Sharif to Termez in Uzbekistan too after which it would launch an offensive in the direction of Kabul from all of the instructions forcing the Afghan Military to give up or get killed. The brutal killing of surrendered Afghan Military commandoes, proven on western TV networks, exhibits that the elemental nature of Taliban has not modified 20 years after it was evicted by the US forces in 2001.

Whereas the agenda of the SCO ministerial assembly is the safety state of affairs in Afghanistan and its ramifications on neighbouring South and Central Asia, EAM Jaishankar can even focus on the East Ladakh state of affairs with international minister Wang Yi because the PLA is dragging its ft on disengagement and de-escalation in East Ladakh. It’s understood that the dates for the 12th spherical of senior navy commanders assembly can be finalized after the 2 international ministers converse on the best way ahead.

The PLA needs the senior commanders to debate on disengagement from Gogra-Scorching Springs space close to Kongka La and go away the Depsang Bulge to the native commanders because it claims that it’s a 2013 legacy concern. Nevertheless, the Modi authorities could be very clear that the Depsang Bulge concern also needs to be mentioned because the PLA is obstructing the ingress path to the world and never permitting the Indian Military to patrol factors 10 to 13 within the area. “Because the Depsang and Gogra-Scorching Springs state of affairs has been created on account of PLA transgressions, it is vital that the navy commanders discover a decision to the aggravated state of affairs as armies on each side are packed up on both facet of Line of Precise Management in East Ladakh,” mentioned a senior official. The Depsang Bulge space is south of Daulet Beg Oldi (DBO) space between the Indian Darbu-Shyok-DBO street and Chinese language constructed Tainkong Freeway on the opposite facet.

India and China can even focus on the Afghanistan state of affairs with the Taliban unilaterally giving assurances to Beijing that they won’t enable Uighur militants territory to function towards “good friend” China by the Wakhan Hall.


Scroll to Top