Border Issues Current Affairs - 2020

India-China agree on five-point plan to resolve border tension

On September 11, 2020, India and China agreed on five-point action plan for quick disengagement of troops and avoid actions that will escalate tensions. The External Affairs Minister of India S Jaishankar is on a visit to Russia to attend the SCO Foreign Ministers meet in Moscow. He met his Chinese counter part Wang Yi Read More…

UNSC: Pakistan request to designate four Indians as Terrorists rejected

The United Nations Security Council recently rejected Pakistan request to list four Indians as terrorists. Pakistan wanted to add four Indian nationals under ISIS and Al-Qaeda operations. The request was backed by France, USA, UK, Germany and Belgium. The UNSC rejected mainly due to lack of evidence. Highlights The permanent members that backed India were Read More…

US Annual Defence report: Chinese Navy the largest in the world

The United States recently published an annual report on Chinese Military power. According to the report, the Chinese Navy is now the largest in the world. Highlights The report says that the overall battle force of China is approximately 350 ships and submarines. This includes 130 major surface combatants. On the hand the US Navy Read More…

China sells most advanced warship to Pakistan

On August 23, 2020, China launched an advanced warship for Pakistan. This is the largest it has built for a country and also the first among the four most sophisticated naval platforms. Highlights China has sold Type 054A/P to Pakistan. It is a guided missile frigate. A Frigate is a warship that has mixed armament Read More…

July 26: Kargil Vijay Diwas

On July 26, 2020, India marked Kargil Vijay Diwas. The Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh paid tribute at National War Memorial. The day marks India’s victory over Pakistan in the Kargil war. Highlights On July 26, 1999, Indian Government culminated “Operation Vijay” and declared victory after three-month long battle in Kargil. Kargil War The Kargil Read More…