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Abu Arqam Naqash

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.

Seven killed in disputed Kashmir in cross-border shelling

Jul 08 2017

MUZAFFARABAD/SRINAGAR Seven people were killed in Kashmir in cross-border shelling by both Pakistan and India on Saturday, officials on both sides of the frontier said, as the anniversary of a militant's killing raised tensions in the disputed region.

Defiant Kashmiri militant denounces U.S. terrorist designation

Jul 01 2017

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan A Kashmiri militant commander on Saturday denounced his designation as a terrorist by the United States, vowing to continue his armed fight against Indian rule over its part of the divided Himalayan territory.

Protesters burn flag in protest at U.S. sanctions on Kashmir militant

Jun 27 2017

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan Hundreds of demonstrators in Pakistani-administered Kashmir burned an Indian flag on Tuesday in protest of Washington putting the leader of an anti-India militant group on its list of global terrorists as Pakistan condemned the designation.

Three killed in disputed Kashmir in shelling between India and Pakistan

Jun 01 2017

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan Three people were killed in disputed Kashmir on Thursday when bitter foes India and Pakistan engaged in cross-border shelling, officials on both sides of the border said, adding to simmering tension between the nuclear-armed neighbors.

Pakistan says children hurt, driver killed in Indian firing in Kashmir

Dec 16 2016

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan A Pakistani school bus driver was killed and several children were wounded on Friday in Indian firing along the frontier in the disputed Kashmir region, Pakistan said.

Pakistan says nine civilians, three soldiers killed in Indian shelling

Nov 23 2016

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan Indian shelling across the frontier into Pakistani-controlled Kashmir hit a bus, killing at least nine people, and three Pakistani soldiers were killed in cross-border firing, Pakistani officials said on Wednesday.

Pakistan says nine killed in Indian shelling of bus in Kashmir

Nov 23 2016

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan, Nov 23 Indian shelling across the frontier into Pakistani-controlled Kashmir hit a bus, killing at least nine people and wounding 11, Pakistani officials said, as tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours simmers.

Four killed in latest shelling across disputed Kashmir border

Nov 08 2016

MUZAFFARABAD/SRINIGAR, Pakistan Four people were killed on Tuesday in exchanges of fire between India and Pakistan in disputed Kashmir, officials said, the latest violence amid tension between the nuclear-armed neighbors.

Indian shelling kills three in disputed Kashmir: Pakistani officials

Nov 07 2016

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan Three people were killed and five wounded on Monday in Indian shelling across the disputed border with Pakistan in the Himalayan region of Kashmir, Pakistani officials said, as tension simmers between the nuclear-armed neighbors.

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