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January 20th, 2011
China’s Mapping Service Shows Arunachal, Aksai Chin As its Own

China on Tuesday officially launched its state-run mapping website that rivals Google Earth, showing Arunachal Pradesh and Aksai Chin in Jammu and Kashmir — two key areas of dispute with India — as part of its territory. The map called ‘Map World’ displayed on the Internet in Chinese language is already being used in I phone and other mobile and Internet user applications in China. It shows Arunachal Pradesh that China has always claimed as “southern Tibet” as part of its territory. Read More