SRINAGAR, India - Chinese troops have advanced in recent days into disputed territory claimed by India, echoing a similar incursion last year that raised tensions between the two rival giants, official sources said Tuesday.
In this handout photograph released by the Indian Ministry of Defence an Indian Air Force jet lands at an airstrip in the Ladakh region of the Himalayas on August 20, 2013
Chinese troops twice crossed over the border into a remote area of the western Himalayas, with some unfurling a banner that read "this is Chinese territory, go back", an official said on condition of anonymity.
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