17 soldiers killed in Kashmir in deadliest militant attack since 2014

September 18, 2016 6:19 AM

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17 soldiers killed in Kashmir in deadliest militant attack since 2014

Heavily armed militants stormed a battalion headquarters of the Army in North Kashmir’s Uri town in the wee hours today, killing 17 jawans and injuring 19 other personnel in the terror strike in which four ultras were neutralised.

Explosions and gunfire erupted as the militants attacked the camp, which is located barely few metres away from the Army’s Brigade Headquarters in Uri town, 102 kms from here, around 4 AM, official sources said.

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