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Pakistan, India DGMOs agree to implement 2003 ceasefire understanding

A special hotline contact was established between the Director General Military Operations of Pakistan and India, the ISPR said on Tuesday. According to the ISPR, both the DGs MO reviewed the prevailing situation along the line of control and working boundary and mutually agreed to undertake sincere measures to improve the existing situation ensuring peace…

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Five wounded as India opens unprovoked fire at LoC

Indian forces once again opened fire at Line of Control in Kotli, leaving five Pakistani civilians injured. Three women were among the injured. According to ISPR, the Indian border security forces opened fire and hurled mortars on civil population at Khoi Ratta sector, Kotli. A house was destroyed in the attack and several domestic animals…

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Pakistan criticizes India over hostilities in Kashmir, LoC

NEW YORK: Pakistan criticized India over its brutalities in Kashmir and the Line of Control. Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to United Nations Dr. Maleeha Lodhi tweeted that she briefed Security Council President Adolfo Meza-Cuadra Velasquez regarding the situation in occupied Kashmir and Line of Control. She stated that the situation there is a threat to international…

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Nine people die near LoC as jeep falls into ditch

Nine people died while six others were injured as their jeep fell into a ditch in Jhelum Valley, Azad Kashmir, Wednesday They were on their way to Chakothi. Their vehicle slipped at a turning near the Line of Control and fell into a ditch. In February, five people, including an infant, were killed and nine…

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LOC ceasefire: Indian forces martyr Pakistani civilian

RAWALPINDI: Indian forces martyred one Pakistani as they violated the ceasefire at Line Of Control. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Indian troops initiated mortar fire in Nakiyal Sector targeting civil population in Thurti Narr Village. An innocent citizen M. Farooq s/o Ali Akbar embraced martyrdom and three civilians got injured, ISPR stated. The…

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LoC violations: Pakistan lodges protest with Indian High Commissioner

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has denounced unprovoked Indian firing on the Line of Control in Rawalakot sector on Thursday that resulted in the martyrdom of one civilian. The Indian Deputy High Commissioner J.P Singh was summoned to Foreign Office on Thursday and a strong protest was lodged with him. In a statement, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad…

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Indian Army is the most cowardly force in the world: Azad Kashmir PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister of Azad Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider said on Thursday that the Indian Army was the most cowardly force in the world.  Speaking at a press conference in Islamabad, Farooq Haider said that since 1998 the Indian Army has been targeting innocent civilians across the Line of Control. “I must salute the brave…

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Pakistan not to seek US assistance in future: Foreign Office

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesman Dr. Muhammad Faisal says Pakistan will continue to take measures to deter external aggression in accordance with its defence needs and region- specific threat spectrum. Addressing weekly news briefing in Islamabad on Friday, he said all states have legitimate right to pursue peaceful use of nuclear technology and Pakistan firmly commits…

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Indian firing at LOC martyrs one Pakistani

RAWALPINDI: A Pakistani citizen embraced martyrdom and two children were injured when Indian forces resorted to unprovoked firing at the Line Of Control (LOC). According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the Indian border forces opened indiscriminate firing at Nezapir Sector at Rawalakot. A citizen was martyred and two children were wounded in the shooting,…

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Four Pakistani soldiers martyred in Indian fire on LoC

RAWALPINDI: At least four Pakistan Army soldiers embraced were martyred along Line of Control (LoC) in Jandrot, Kotli sector, says Pakistan Army’s public affairs department on Monday. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), troops were busy in Line communication maintenance when they were fired upon and hit by heavy mortar round. Exchange of fire left…

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Lawmakers visit Line of Control, condemn ceasefire violations

RAWALPINDI: A delegation, comprising members of Standing Committees on Defence of both houses of the Parliament visited Chakothi and Nezapir sectors of Line of Control. According to ISPR, the delegation was briefed about situation along the Line of Control, ceasefire violations by Indian Army and losses in men and material inflicting to innocent civilians and…

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Pakistan lodges protest with India over martyrdom of elderly woman in LoC firing

ISLAMABAD: The Director General (SA & SAARC) Dr Mohammad Faisal Wednesday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner Mr J P Singh to condemn the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces in Chirikot Sector. Unprovoked violation resulted in the ‘Shahadat’ of a 75 years old lady Mehmooda Begum w/o Sher Wali Muhammad, a Foreign…

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Indian army violates ceasefire across LoC, martyrs one civilian

Indian army cease fire violation along the Line Of Control, targeted Kakuta Village in Chirikot Sector. According to a statement by the ISPR, Mehmooda Begum (75 years) embraced martyrdom due to Indian shelling. As per the ISPR, Indian bunkers were engaged by Pakistani troops.

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PM, army chief visit LoC: ISPR

CHIRIKOT (Line of Control, Azad Kashmir): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Friday said there was no parallel to the contributions and sacrifices of the Pakistan Army particularly against terrorism and for defending the geographical frontiers of the country. The Prime Minister, who along with the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited…

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Tillerson’s Pakistan visit to help improve bilateral ties: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said Pakistan and the United States want to strengthen bilateral relations and the visit of US Secretary of States Rex Tillerson will pave way in this regard. Talking to the state television, he said Pakistan presented its stance on ceasefire violations at the Line of Control and atrocities on…

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Unprovoked Indian shelling across LoC injures two civilians

Indian Army resorted to unprovoked intense fire in Satwal and Nikial Sectors on Saturday injuring Pakistani civilians.  Besides targeting civilian population in Tetrinote, Manwa, Satwal and Balakot villages injuring a six year old girl, Aiqa Ramzan, and 45 years old Sikandar Hussain resident of village Lanjot, Indian Army also targeted Rawalkot Poonch Crossing Point (RPCP)…

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India violates ceasefire along LoC, one civilian killed

RAWALPINDI: One civilian was killed and four others wounded on Monday when Indian border forces carried out shelling on civilian population along the line of control (LoC) in Rakhchikri Sector. According to a statement issued by the ISPR, India resorted to unprovoked firing along the LOC, resulting in martyrdom of one civilian. Pakistan army, ISPR…

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Pakistan says 40 civilians dead in cross-border India firing this year

ISLAMABAD: Data released by Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs show that 40 innocent civilians have lost their lives in Pakistan this year as a result of unprovoked ceasefire violations by India. “In 2017 to date, Indian forces have carried out more than 873 ceasefire violations along the Line of Control and the Working Boundary, resulting…

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Indian firing at LOC martyrs Pakistani girl, injures two others

RAWALPINDI: An innocent Pakistani girl was killed and two others sustained injuries when Indian border forces resorted to unprovoked fire at the Line of Control. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Indian border forces targeted civilian at Nakiyal Sector near Line of Control due to which 22-year old-Tasheeba was killed and two others were wounded….

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Pakistan summons Indian envoy over LoC violations

ISLAMABAD: Director General (SA & SAARC), Dr. Mohammad Faisal Thursday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner, Mr. JP Singh to condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces in Phuklian Sector, occupied Kashmir. According to a message received here, the firing resulted in the shahadat of 2 civilians including Muhammad Zahoor 35, resident…

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