Supplies are unloaded from an Indian military transport plane at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region, last week. Photo: Reuters Supplies are unloaded from an Indian military transport plane at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region, last week. Photo: Reuters
Supplies are unloaded from an Indian military transport plane at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region, last week. Photo: Reuters

China, India send in supplies for thousands of border troops ahead of brutal winter

  • As stand-off continues, focus is on logistical support as the two militaries prepare for harsh conditions in the remote Himalayan region
  • Neither side has shown a willingness to withdraw soldiers, even though they realise it will become a ‘war of attrition’, observer says

Topic |   China-India relations
Supplies are unloaded from an Indian military transport plane at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region, last week. Photo: Reuters Supplies are unloaded from an Indian military transport plane at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region, last week. Photo: Reuters
Supplies are unloaded from an Indian military transport plane at a forward airbase in Leh, in the Ladakh region, last week. Photo: Reuters
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