India says deeply concerned about Kashmir truce violation

NEW DELHI Wed Jan 9, 2013 4:20pm IST

1 of 4. India's Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid speaks during a news conference in New Delhi January 9, 2013.

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India said on Wednesday that Pakistan's ambassador to India had been summoned and spoken to in "very strong terms" over the killing of two soldiers in a firefight on the disputed Kashmir border.

Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said the violation of a 10-year-old ceasefire on the heavily militarised border was a matter of great concern and said he expected an appropriate response from Pakistan.

The body of one of the soldiers was found "badly mutilated" in a forested area of the Himalayan territory on the side controlled by India, Indian military officials said. Pakistan has denied the allegation.

(Reporting by Arup Roychoudhury; Writing by Sanjeev Miglani)

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CommunalAward wrote:
Get real.
During Indo-Pak partition in 1947 all Muslim majority regions are to be merged with Pakistan.
Indian regime betrayed and annexed both Hindu majority “Hyderabad state” and Muslim majority “Kashmir state”.
To promote 2 million Brahmins hegemony in Jammu region, 1200 million Indians are suffering viz Mumbai/Pune/Delhi/Coimbatore/Hyderabad/Parliament blasts, 4 cross border wars and possible nuclear holocaust with Pakistan.
Google “Kashmir_dispute#Reasons_behind_the_dispute”

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