Pakistan says two of its soldiers killed in clash with India in Kashmir

September 29, 2016 7:01 AM

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Pakistan says two of its soldiers killed in clash with India in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD/SRINAGAR Two Pakistani soldiers were killed in an exchange of fire with Indian forces across the de facto border in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir on Thursday, the Pakistani army said, as tension between the nuclear-armed neighbors remains high.

The exchange of fire took place in the Bhimber, Hot Spring, Kel and Lipa sectors in Pakistan-administered Kashmir, and lasted about six hours, the Pakistani military's press wing said in a statement.

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