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Pakistani civilian killed in Indian firing at LoC: ISPR

A Pakistani citizen was killed as a result of unprovoked firing by Indian forces on civilian population in Kot Kotera sector at the Line of Control, the ISPR said on Tuesday. The military’s media wing said that a civilian, Abdul Rauf, was grazing animals when Indian troops opened fire. On August 18, a 65-year-old man…

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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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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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Pak Army shot down Indian spy drone on LoC

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army troops shot down an Indian spy drone while it violated LOC in Chirikot Sector. According to Inter-Services Public Relations, the drone has been taken over by Pakistan Army troops. This is 4th drone which has been shot down by Pakistan Army troops in last one year. – SAMAA TV

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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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19-year-old martyred by Indian shelling across LoC

AZAD KASHMIR: Unprovoked Indian shelling across the Line of Control (LoC) on Friday claimed the life of a 19-year-old person, stated the ISPR.  The young man’s name was Inzamam Ameen and he worked at a crushing point located at Teetri Note. The 19-year-old was busy working at the crushing point before he was martyred by…

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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 envoy summoned over ceasefire violations

ISLAMABAD: Director General (SA & SAARC), Dr Mohammad Faisal Tuesday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner JP Singh to condemn the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control (LoC) on 19 February in Khuiratta Sector, Jijot Bahadar village resulting in the shahadat of Ayan Zahid, an 8 years old…

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Pak Army kills two Indian soldiers on LoC

RAWALPINDI: An eight year boy has been martyred due to unprovoked firing by Indian Forces along Line of Control. According to DG ISPR, Ayaz belongs to Jajot Village. He said use of pellet guns in Indian Occupied Kashmir and blatant targeting of innocent unarmed civilians exposes the true Indian face. Indian brutality takes life of…

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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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66 Pakistani civilians killed in cross-LoC firing by Indian troops in 5 years, NA told

ISLAMABAD: A total of 66 civilians embraced Shahadat and 228 sustained injuries in last five years due to ceasefire violations (CFVs) committed by the Indian forces since Jan 1, 2013 to date, Minister for Defence Eng Khurram Dastgir Khan told National Assembly. Answering the question of Ms Shamas UN Nisa during Question Hour in the…

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Senate body condemns ceasefire violations by Indian forces across LoC

ISLAMABAD: The Senate’s Standing Committee on Interior Tuesday strongly condemned repeated ceasefire violations by Indian forces across the Line of Control (LoC) as it was endangering regional peace and also breaching United Nations laws. Senator Rehman Malik, who was chairing the committee, moved a resolution against unprovoked violations across the LoC by the Indian forces…

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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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Indian envoy summoned on ceasefire violations

ISLAMABAD: Director General (SA & SAARC), Dr Mohammad Faisal, summoned the Acting Indian Deputy High Commissioner, Friday and condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violation by the Indian occupation forces on 11 January 2018 in Kot Kotera Sector that resulted in the Shahadat of a 65-year old lady (Hussain bibi w/o Haji Farzand, resident of Peer Khana…

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India: Barking up the wrong tree

By Maemuna Sadaf On humanitarian grounds, Pakistan arranged a meeting of Kalbushan Yadav with his family. After this meeting, India started criticizing this act of Benedict. Indian politicians are not playing with a full deck. India criticized this meeting, as media was not allowed in it. It was also claimed that Kalbushan was beaten badly….

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No Indian troops entered Pakistani territory on Monday: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Not a single troop of Indian army crossed the Line of Control (LoC) to enter Pakistani territory earlier on Monday, Pakistan Army Tuesday said ruling out any physical Indian attack on its outpost. Pakistan Army’s public affairs department denied the claims of Indian media regarding Indian military’s incursion into Pakistani territory. According to a…

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Ceasefire violations: India responds to Khawaja Asif’s letter

ISLAMABAD: India has turned down Pakistan’s call for a political intervention to halt ceasefire violations which were resulting in loss of life. Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif had written a letter to his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj about the ceasefire violations and called for political intervention to de-escalate tensions on the line of control and working…

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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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Lt-Gen Nadeem Raza installed as first Colonel Commandment of Mujahid Force

General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), installed Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza, Commander Rawalpindi Corps as 1st Colonel Commandant of Mujahid Force in a ceremony held at Mujahid Force Center, Bhimber. A large number of serving / retired officers including from Mujahid Force were present at the occasion. Later while interacting with…

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