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'Let us not muddle facts': Congress hits back at Jaishankar

IndiaTimes Thursday, 18 June 2020 ()
The Congress hit back at external affairs minister S. Jaishankar on Thursday after he took Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to task for criticising the government over the India-China military faceoff in which 20 Indian soldiers were killed along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh.
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Subrahmanyam Jaishankar Subrahmanyam Jaishankar External Affairs Minister of India, Former Indian diplomat

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