KARGIL CONFLICT

  • BJP demands strong action by the Election Commission against SP April 9, 2014

    BJP on Wednesday demanded strong action by the Election Commission against Samajwadi Party accusing it of trying to divide security forces on communal lines during the elections. In a controversial statement, UP minister Azam Khan has dragged the Kargil conflict into the ongoing Lok Sabha campaign, saying it was 'Muslim soldiers'...
  • PMLN party demands judicial probe in Kargil conflict February 3, 2013

    Lahore: Pakistan's main opposition PMLN has stepped up its demand for creation of an independent judicial commission to probe the Kargil conflict of 1999 following revelations by retired army officers that former military ruler Pervez Musharraf had masterminded the operation. "A judicial commission on Kargil should be established without any further...
  • Kargil conflict a violation of Shimla Agreement: Pak Gen January 27, 2013

    Islamabad: The Kargil War was an unsound military operation based on invalid assumptions, a retired Pakistani general who served in the ISI, has said. In an article in Pakistan's 'The Nation' newspaper earlier this month, Lieutenant General Shahid Aziz, a former commander of the IV Corps in Lahore, debunked the...