China-India border dispute: PLA troops feel the heat … of a nice warm shower

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China’s military has sunk more than a dozen new wells and installed solar-powered heating systems to provide its soldiers on the Tibetan Plateau and in Xinjiang with a steady supply of hot and cold water as they remain locked in a bitter border dispute with their Indian counterparts.In the past, the only way the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) could get water to its frontline troops in the Himalayas was by hauling it in tanker trucks from nearby rivers and townships, often many kilometres away…
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