It’s a prolonged dispute – for seven decades, India and Pakistan have been fighting over the mountainous region of Kashmir.
New Delhi claims Islamabad is supporting separatist movements and turning a blind eye to extremist groups targeting Indian security forces.
The latest flare-up began when a suicide attack killed more than 40 Indian soldiers – bringing the two nuclear countries closer to armed conflict.
CGTN’s Shweta Bajaj and CGTN’s Daniel Khan reports filed these two reports.
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- Shuja Nawaz is a distinguished fellow at the South Asia Center, at the Atlantic Council.
- Sadanand Dhume is a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.
- Nitasha Kaul is a Kasmiri author.
- James Schwemlein is a nonresident scholar in the South Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
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