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After military raid, India looks at more ways to pressure Pakistan

After military raid, India looks at more ways to pressure Pakistan

Sep 30, – In a rare public acknowledgement, Indian officials said teams of elite troops crossed the de facto border dividing the nuclear-armed rivals in the Himalayan state, killing several militants it believed were planning to attack major cities. Beyond Thursday’s raid by Indian special forces into Pakistan’s side of divided Kashmir, New Delhi is […]

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India says hits Pakistan-based militants, escalating tensions

India says hits Pakistan-based militants, escalating tensions

Sep 29, – Pakistan said two of its soldiers had been killed in exchanges of fire, but denied India had made any targeted strikes across the de facto frontier that runs through the disputed Himalayan territory. Indian officials said elite troops crossed into Pakistan-ruled Kashmir on Thursday and killed suspected militants preparing to infiltrate and […]

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Seventeen Indian soldiers, four militants killed in Kashmir attack

Seventeen Indian soldiers, four militants killed in Kashmir attack

Sep 18, – Four “fidayeen” – or commando-style gunmen willing to fight to the death – were confirmed killed after penetrating the base in Uri near the Line of Control with Pakistan, an Indian army spokesman said. Militants attacked an Indian army brigade headquarters near the de factor border with Pakistan on Sunday, killing 17 […]

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