China-India border: top military chiefs meet for first time in 50 days

The top commanders of the Chinese and Indian armies met on Monday at Moldo, on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) – the disputed border that separates the two countries – in their first high-level military talks in 50 days.The meeting came 10 days after talks between the countries’ foreign ministers in Moscow, where they reached a five-point consensus to “quickly disengage [troops] and ease tensions” along the LAC. Experts said Monday’s talks carried immense significance for…