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China 'briefly' detains army, ITBP jawans in Ladakh: Sources


The Indian Army has refuted reports of a patrol party being detained by the Chinese forces in Ladakh, calling them "inaccurate". This comes amid reports that an Indian patrol party comprising Army and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel was detained by the Chinese forces last week after the clashes in Ladakh.

Sources in the Indian Army have said that the reports on detention are inaccurate, however, there has been no official denial.

"It was brief detention. They were released soon and weapons were also handed back," a source said.

Earlier this month, several Indian and Chinese troops sustained injuries ...


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