Historical Documents / November 28, 2016

The Indo-Chinese Relations

The Tibetan and the boundary issues played a prominent role in the Indo-Chinese relations after Independence.  Somme documents…

  • Agreements on the border (1993-2013)
    Agreement on the Maintenance of Peace and Tranquility along the Line of Actual Control in the India-China Border Areas (September 7, 1993)
    Agreement Between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the People’s Republic of China on Confidence-Building Measures in the Military Field Along the Line of Actual Control in the India-China Border Areas (November 29, 1996)
    Agreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the People’s Republic of China on the Political Parameters and Guiding Principles for the Settlement of the India-China Boundary Question (April 11, 2005)
    Agreement between The Government of the Republic of India and The Government of the People’s Republic of China on the Establishment of a Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (January 17, 2012)
    Agreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the People’s Republic of China on Border Defence Cooperation (October 23, 2013)
  • The Henderson-Brooks-Bhagat Report
    Parts of the Henderson-Brooks/Bhagat Report about the 1962 Sino-Indian War have been posted by Neville Maxwell, the author of India’s China War on his website.
    Some sections on the battle of Walong as well as annexures and maps are still missing-in-action.
  • Memorandum of Understanding on Strengthening Cooperation on Trans-border Rivers
    Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Water Resources, the Republic of India and the Ministry of Water Resources, the People’s Republic of China on Strengthening Cooperation on Trans-border Rivers
    Signed on October 23, 2013
    The Ministry of Water Resources, the Republic of India and the Ministry of Water Resources, the People’s Republic of China (hereafter referred to as the “parties”)…
  • Foreign Relations of the United States, the South Asia Crisis – 1971
  • Foreign Relations of the United States, Volume XI, 1969-1976 Declassified US documents on the Bangladesh War.
  • Nehru to Gopal Singh – May 1963
    It is not clear to me what we can do about Tibet in the present circumstances… we are unable to do anything effective about it…
  • Foreign Relations of the United States, 1961-1963, Volume XIX: South Asia
    Overview
    The volume focuses upon the Kennedy administration’s efforts to reorient U.S. policy with respect to South Asia by improving relations with India while maintaining the established alliance relationship with Pakistan. It includes documentation on the impact of the Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan, the Indian invasion of Portuguese Goa, and the impact of the Pushtunistan dispute between Pakistan and Afghanistan. It documents U.S. efforts to counter Soviet influence in Afghanistan and India, as well as the attempt to take advantage of the border war between India and China that developed in 1962 in order to forge a closer relationship between the United States and India.





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