Archived PDF from the original on 26 May Parthasarathithe Indian envoy to China not to trust the Chinese at all and send all communications directly to him, bypassing the Defence Minister VK Krishna Menon since his communist background clouded his thinking about China. An India Office London memorandum in stated: The Indian side was confident war would not be triggered and made little preparations. Archived from the original on 9 December
Kaul as army Chief of General Staff,  but he refused to increase military spending and prepare for a possible war.
Asians and drunk driving
Archived from the original on 5 February Keesing's Record of World Events. Chinawhich was rejected by India. Retrieved 9 January Kaul was confident, through contact with Indian Intelligence and CIA information, that China would not react with force.