India, Pakistan in new gunfire in Kashmir

October 11, 2014 10:59 AM

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India, Pakistan in new gunfire in Kashmir

JAMMU India (Reuters) - India and Pakistan exchanged gunfire across the Kashmir frontier on Saturday, Indian military officials said, ending a pause in fighting that has already killed 17 civilians in the two countries in the worst skirmishes in a decade.

After nine days of attacking each other with mortars and heavy machine guns, the two armies abruptly stopped fighting on Thursday night, although their governments kept up the war of words blaming the other of launching unprovoked fire.

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