Fresh Gunfire at India's Pathankot Air Base Boosts Death Toll

January 3, 2016 11:07 AM

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Fighting broke out again at the Pathankot air force base in northern India on Sunday, bringing the death toll to at least seven since gunmen stormed the site before dawn on the previous day.

One member of the security staff was killed while forces were engaged in "combing and sanitizing" operations on Sunday, R.K. Bakshi, senior superintendent of Punjab Police, said by phone. At least five gunmen entered the site at Pathankot in the northern state of Punjab at about 3 a.m. local time on...

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