PLA’s commander at Galwan attends meet, footage of clash shown on giant screens

BEIJING: A Chinese military commander injured in a clash with Indian troops in the Galwan Valley in 2020 on Sunday attended the ruling’s twice-decade-long meeting Communist Party was one of 304 delegates of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). A clip of Galwan’s clash was also played at the Great Hall of the People.
At the Communist Party of China (CPC) ConferencePresident of China Xi Jinping said the Chinese army led by him will increase army training and combat readiness to fight and win in addition to creating a strong “strategic deterrence” system. Mr. Xi said this while presenting his work report to the CPC, which began the week-long session on Sunday.
In the 63-page report, Mr. Xi, who also heads the Central Military Commission (Central) – the highest commanding body of the two million-strong PLA – dedicated a special section to the military titled ‘Achieving the Goals of the People’s Liberation Army’. Target Center of the PLA and beyond Defense and Military Modernization’.
The plans outlined by him have important implications for the Indian military forces considering the frictions in the Sino-Indian border especially in eastern Ladakh since May 2020 are activated. by PLA offensive actions that have strained bilateral relations.
The two sides have resolved a number of issues through 16 rounds of negotiations and agreed to hold more talks to resolve outstanding issues.
Although Mr. Xi did not mention a specific country when it came to local wars and border issues, it was Chinese military commander Qi Fabao, who was injured in the clash in the Valley. Galwan with the Indian Army in June 2020, attended the CPC Congress.
Part of the footage of the clash in Galwan was played on a giant screen at the Great Hall of the People before Xi and other leaders arrived to attend.
In his report, Mr. Xi said that achieving the goals of the PLA’s 100th anniversary by 2027 and more rapidly raising China’s armed forces to world-class standards are the strategic task to build a modern socialist country in all aspects. “We will establish a strong strategic deterrence system, increase the proportion of new domain forces with new combat capabilities, accelerate the development of intelligent, unmanned combat capabilities,” he said. drive and promote the coordinated development and application of network information systems”.
“We will improve command systems for joint operations and enhance systems and capabilities for reconnaissance and early warning, joint strikes, battlefield support and integrated logistics support,” he said. “.
Xi said the PLA will strengthen military training in combat conditions, focusing on joint force training and high-tech training. Xi’s remarks also make sense in the context of China’s increasing military activity in the resource-rich Indo-Pacific region.
The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) will also improve its defense mobilization capacity and develop its mobilization reserve force, and will continue to “modernize its border, coastal and air defense systems”.


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