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India-Pakistan border quiet but Kashmir tense amid militancy crackdown

Mar 03 2019

SRINAGAR, India/MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan As India and Pakistan seemingly dial down hostilities that brought the arch enemies to the brink of another war, a massive crackdown on militancy in the Indian-controlled Kashmir region is killing both militants and security personnel in big numbers.

India refuses to share proof of strikes in Pakistan amid doubts of militant deaths

Mar 02 2019

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan/SRINAGAR, India A top Indian minister said on Saturday the government would not share proof that "a very large number" of militants were killed in air strikes inside Pakistan this week, after doubts were raised there were any casualties in the attack that stoked tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals.

Pakistan and India step back from the brink, but unease continues

Mar 02 2019

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan/SRINAGAR, India March 2 A flare up between arch-foes India and Pakistan appeared to be easing on Saturday after Islamabad handed back a captured Indian pilot, amid efforts by global powers to prevent a war between the nuclear-armed neighbours.

Pakistan releases captured Indian pilot; confrontation cools

Mar 01 2019

WAGAH, India/MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan Pakistan handed back a captured Indian pilot on Friday as the nuclear-armed neighbors scaled back a confrontation that has prompted world powers to urge restraint, although shelling continued in the disputed Kashmir region. | Video

Pakistani village asks - Where are bodies of militants India says it bombed?

Mar 01 2019

JABA, Pakistan The only confirmed victim of India's air strike against Pakistan is still unsure why he was shaken awake in the early hours of Tuesday by an explosion that rocked his mud brick house and left him with a cut above his right eye.

Pakistani village asks: Where are bodies of militants India says it bombed?

Feb 28 2019

JABA, Pakistan The only confirmed victim of India's air strike against Pakistan is still unsure why he was shaken awake in the early hours of Tuesday by an explosion that rocked his mud brick house and left him with a cut above his right eye.

India launches air strike in Pakistan; Islamabad denies militant camp hit

Feb 26 2019

BALAKOT, Pakistan/NEW DELHI India said its warplanes killed "a very large number" of fighters when they struck a militant training camp inside Pakistan on Tuesday, raising the risk of conflict between the nuclear-armed neighbors, although Pakistan officials denied there had been casualties. | Video

Pakistani villagers shaken awake as Indian warplanes drop bombs near madrasa

Feb 26 2019

BALAKOT, Pakistan Villagers near the town of Balakot in northeast Pakistan were shaken out of their sleep by what seemed like an earthquake in the early hours of Tuesday, only discovering once dawn broke that there had been an Indian airstrike on their neighbourhood.

Pakistani villagers shaken awake as Indian warplanes drop bombs near madrasa

Feb 26 2019

BALAKOT, Pakistan Villagers near the town of Balakot in northeast Pakistan were shaken out of their sleep by what seemed like an earthquake in the early hours of Tuesday, only discovering once dawn broke that there had been an Indian airstrike on their neighborhood.

Four Pakistani soldiers killed in Indian shelling in Kashmir

Jul 16 2017

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan Four Pakistani soldiers were killed on Sunday when their army vehicle was struck by Indian shelling from across the Line of Control (LoC) that separates parts of Kashmir held by both countries, the Pakistani military said.

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