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India-Pakistan border quiet but Kashmir tense amid militancy crackdown

03 Mar 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-Pakistan border quiet but Kashmir tense amid militancy crackdown

03 Mar 2019

SRINAGAR, India/MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan, March 3 (Reuters) - A s 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

03 Mar 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

02 Mar 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

02 Mar 2019

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

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

01 Mar 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?

01 Mar 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

27 Feb 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 neighbours, although Pakistan officials denied there had been casualties. | Video

Pakistani villagers shaken awake as Indian warplanes drop bombs near madrasa

26 Feb 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

26 Feb 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.

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