India’s Indo-Pacific vision prioritizes sovereignty and territorial integrity, says Army Chief amid concerns about China’s actions in the region. Gen. Manoj Pande, addressing a meeting of Indo-Pacific army chiefs, affirmed India’s commitment to engage positively with all stakeholders in the region. India’s approach emphasizes peaceful conflict resolution, non-use of force, and adherence to international laws. He recognized the regional complexities and border-transcending challenges, underscoring the importance of trust-building and cooperation in the Indo-Pacific.
The Army Chief highlighted India’s commitment to sovereignty, territorial integrity, and peaceful dispute resolution in the Indo-Pacific while addressing concerns about China’s military activities in the region. He emphasized the interconnected nature of the Indo-Pacific and the need for trust and cooperation among nations to address regional challenges.