4 Chinese soldiers died in Indian border

4 Chinese soldiers died in Indian border

China has revealed that four of its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers were killed during a with Indian troops on the two countries

borders  high in the Himalayas in June 2020.

The two sides fought with  in what was the deadliest border clash between the two nuclear-armed neighbors in more than 40 years. New Delhi previously said at least 20 Indian soldiers died during the brawl in the Galwan area.

On Friday, China’s official army newspaper,  a battalion commander, Chen Hongjun, and three soldiers — Chen Xiangrong, Xiao Siyuan and Wang Zhuoran — had died in the “fierce struggle” defending the border, and were given posthumous awards.

An award was also given to Qi Fabao, the regimental commander from the PLA Xinjiang Military Command, who was seriously injured in the clash, according to the report.


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