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The BRICS summit made clear that China’s support for Pakistan is unwavering.
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Pertinent is the article in China’s official English language Global Times on October 11, http://www.canadagoosejacketoutlett.com which reacting to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s remarks, candidly asserted that India’s decision to seal the borders with Pakistan in Kashmir will damage India China relations.
In a clear and frank enunciation of the official Chinese view, it quoted Hu Zhiyong, research fellow of the Institute of International Relations at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, as saying ‘India canada goose outlet online uk is making a very irrational decision, since no exhaustive investigation has been conducted after the Uri incident, and no evidence proves Pakistan is behind the attack.’
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