China opposed the United States for sending its ambassador in India to the India-China border, It has warned that a third party’s meddling would only complicate the dispute between Beijing and New Delhi.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said China was “firmly opposed” to the U.S. diplomat’s actions, which he said would “damage the hard-earned peace and tranquillity of the China-India border region.We urge the United States to stop getting involved in the China-India territorial dispute and do more to benefit this region’s peace and tranquillity.Any responsible third party should respect efforts by China and India to seek peaceful and stable reconciliation and not the opposite,” Lu told
Reacting on Chinese objection MEA spokesman Vikas Swarup said, US Envoy visited Arunachal Pradesh which is an integral part of the country to which he’s accredited; nothing unusual. He had gone there to attend a festival, it was not a political visit.While the US is yet to react on this.
India says China occupies 38,000 square km (14,600 square miles) of its territory on the Aksai Chin plateau in the west that forms the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh, which China calls South Tibet.