CDS Bipin Rawat’s threat of exercising military option against China on the LAC is unwise. Rhetoric and bravado are usually expected from politicians, not military leadership. Calling for action against a more powerful defence force, that too when efforts are on to resolve the border conflict through talks, is counter-productive.
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