Tag - Border Clashes

IAF conducts major drill amid China border tension


New Delhi: The Indian Air Force, bolstered by its full complement of Rafale combat jets, on Thursday launched a major exercise covering the Northeastern region amid a fresh spike of border tension with China along the Line of Actual Control in Arunachal Pradesh. The two-day mega exercise is involving almost all its frontline fighter jets and other...

Pakistan reopens key Afghan border point shut after clashes


Quetta, Pakistan: Pakistani authorities have reopened a key border crossing with neighboring Afghanistan, officials said, a day after seven people were killed in clashes in Pakistan between troops and Afghan Taliban forces. An Afghan Taliban fighter was also killed in Sunday’s violence that hit the town of Chaman in southwestern Baluchistan province, prompting local authorities...