9The nineteenth meeting of the special representatives of China and India border issues – Military – |The nineteenth meeting of the special representatives of China and India border issues – Military –

China and India border issues special representative of the nineteenth meeting held – Military – People’s network, China and India border issues special representative of the nineteenth meeting held in Beijing 20. China’s special representative, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi with India’s special representative, national security adviser Dorval on border issues, bilateral relations and international and regional issues of extensive, in-depth and candid communication. Both sides believe that China and India border negotiations to maintain a positive momentum, the border dispute has been effectively controlled, the overall peace and stability in the border areas. Both sides will from the overall situation of the long-term development of the bilateral relations of the spirit of mutual respect and understanding of the positive attitude, on the basis of the existing outcome of the negotiations, adhere to a political solution to the direction, to resolve the boundary issue through peaceful negotiations and meet each other halfway, continue to push forward the process of negotiating framework and strive to reach a fair and mutually acceptable solutions. At the same time, proper management and control to deal with disputes, strengthen border affairs consultation, maintain peace and tranquility in the border areas, to create favorable conditions for the development of bilateral relations. Both sides believe that the development of Sino Indian relations is of great significance and broad prospects. The common interests of the two countries are far greater than their differences. In President Xi Jinping’s visit to India in 2014 and Premier Modi’s visit to China in 2015 as a sign, Sino Indian relations have entered a new era of rapid development, exchanges and cooperation in various fields have made important progress. The two sides should implement the important consensus between the two leaders, close high-level exchanges, tap the potential of cooperation, promote bilateral relations to a higher level. (Yang Yijun)