China tells India, Pakistan to 'keep calm' along LoC following border incident

Islamabad, Jan 8 (ANI): China has advised both India and Pakistan to keep calm along the Line of Control (LoC) and stressed that ensuring peace in South Asia was important.

Reply to a question about the killing of a Pakistani soldier by India forces after crossing the LoC on Sunday, foreign ministry spokesman Hong Lei said China had noticed the relevant press reports on the incident, reports The Dawn.

The spokesman added that as a neighbour and friend of both India and Pakistan, China hopes that the two countries could calmly resolve their disputes through dialogue and negotiation so as to jointly uphold peace and stability in South Asia. (ANI)


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