February 2007 News

Militants Attack Army Convoy In J&K

13 February 2007
The Times of India

Jammu: Militants on Tuesday attacked an army convoy near the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district but no casualty was reported in the exchange of fire, officials said. Militants opened fire at an army patrol convoy near LoC in Sarwa Gali area in Poonch early on Tuesday, they said. However, troops took positions and replied back and the exchange continued for half an hour, they said adding the militants later escaped from the spot. There was no casualty on the troops side. The army has launched a search operation in the area to track down the militants.


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