India received overwhelming support from bipartisan members of the US Congress against Chinese aggression
Washington India has received overwhelming support from bipartisan members of the US Congress against the recent military aggression shown by China in Ladakh . Several areas of the Line of Actual Control ( LAC ) in eastern Ladakh have been at loggerheads since May 5 between Indian and Chinese forces . The situation worsened when 20 Indian army personnel were killed and many Chinese soldiers were killed in clashes in the Galvan valley on 15 June . Over the past few weeks, many MPs from both the House of Representatives and the Senate have praised India's tough stand against China's efforts to annex Indian territories. Democratic Party"I appeal to China to end its military aggression," said Frank Palone, one of the senior parliamentarians in the House of Representatives, condemning China's aggression in the Ladakh region of India. This conflict must be resolved through peaceful means. ” Palon has been a member of the US Congress since 1988, strongly supporting Indo-US relations . At a time when the political divide in Washington DC has increased, influential lawmakers from both parties are supporting India's stand against China. "A few months before the skirmishes, the Chinese military reportedly mobilized 5,000 troops on the border, and this apparently meant a reassertion of the border with force and aggression," claimed Palone.
Supporting India against China through tweets, public speeches, the floor of the House, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and India's Ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh SandhuThis was done by writing a letter to. Many MPs also called Sandhu to express his outrage against China. A day earlier, Republican Senator Corey Gardner from Colorado called Sandhu and expressed his condolences on the martyrdom of Indian soldiers in the LAC. Gardner said, "The US-India relationship is broad, deep and in progress. We discussed how important cooperation between the two countries is to combat common challenges and aggression in the region between our nations and to maintain a rules-based international order in the Indo-Pacific. "Republican Senator Gardner from Colorado East Asia, He is also the chairman of the Senate Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Pacific and international cyber security policy. Senator Rick Scott wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi weeks ago praising his fight against Chinese aggression.