China’s Xi Jinping meets PLA troops linked to Ladakh clash during Xinjiang tour


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Xinjiang, first published July 16, 2022, 7:01 PM IST In a rare visit this week to the restrictive Xinjiang region, which borders Ladakh, Chinese President Xi Jinping met the soldiers and officers stationed there and thanked them for their “outstanding contributions” to stabilizing the province and the defense of borders. Xi met with representatives of officers and troops stationed in Xinjiang in the provincial capital of Urumqi on Friday. Xi is the head of the Central Military Commission (CMC), the overall high command of the Chinese military. Also Read: Revealed: China’s Game Plan to Counter India’s ‘Secret Force’ Along LAC...