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    Prepared for a two-front war but want peace: Army chief

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    Prepared for a two-front war but want peace: Army chief

    NEW DELHI: Army chief General Bipin Rawat today said his force is prepared for a two-front war involving Pakistan and China simultaneously but emphasised on the need to look at cooperation and not confrontation with Beijing.

    His remarks came days after Beijing raised eyebrows over testing 5000 km-range Agni 5 missile which has entire China within its reach.

    “As far as armed forces are concerned, we are tasked to be prepared for a two-front war and I think we are capable of carrying out our task in whatever manner that we may be asked to do by the political hierarchy,” Gen Rawat told NewsX channel.

    General Rawat said as far as the northern border is concerned, army has adopted certain mechanism to ensure that a harmonious relationship is maintained along the Line of Actual Control.

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