China's Xi supports Pakistan on Kashmir, boosts military ties ahead of meeting with India


by Newsweek

Newsweek— China "supports the Pakistani side" and says "the rights and wrongs are clear" in Kashmir, but there's an even wider game of geopolitical competition playing out in Asia.

IN—China's Xi voices support for Pakistan over Kashmir: Xinhua. Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday he was watching the situation in Kashmir and would support Pakistan in issues related to its core interests, the official Xinhua News Agency reported.

The Washington Times—China’s Xi to visit India this week, meet with Modi. NEW DELHI (AP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping is coming to India to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, just weeks after China supported Pakistan in raising the issue of India's recent actions in disputed Kashmir at the U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York. India stripped

U.S.—China's Xi and India's Modi discuss proposals to improve ties hit by Kashmir. Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Saturday he had a free and frank discussion with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and would pursue proposals the two leaders discussed to improve bilateral ties.