The dangerous presence of Chinese troops in Gilgit-Baltistan

The dangerous presence of Chinese troops in Gilgit-Baltistan


China has been deploying troops in the area of Gilgit-Baltistan for quite some time. In October 2011, the Indian Army Chief General V K Singh had mentioned the unease created by the presence of thousands of Chinese soldiers in the area. Some 4,000 Chinese were known to be in Gilgit-Baltistan - this number included the troops of People’s Liberation Army of China.

Indian Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne had also raised the same issue in an interview saying that China’s increasing ...


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