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China’s Top Diplomat to New Delhi Calls for “Friendly Coexistence” With India

Chargé d’Affaires Ma Jia, is China's highest ranking diplomat in New Delhi. China has not been without an ambassador to India for the past 11 months. Image via the Chinese embassy in India.

The Chargé d’Affaires at the Chinese embassy in New Delhi, Ma Jia, Beijing’s most senior diplomat in India, renewed a call for the two Asian powers to “normalize” their relations in a bid to halt steadily deteriorating ties.

Ma made the remarks at a Chinese National Day celebration at the embassy on Tuesday and urged India “to find a way for friendly coexistence.”

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