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Gunfight rages in Shopian village

Gunfight rages in Shopian village

He said as the security forces were conducting searches, the militants opened firing on them which was retaliated by the law enforcement personnel, triggering a gunfight.

An encounter that broke out between militants and security forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Saturday evening claimed the life of a soldier, police said.

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The remarks, following North Korea's earlier revelation of a plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the U.S. In the morning hours, the benchmark was on the path to suffer its biggest percentage decline in almost two weeks.

Police said troops of counter insurgency 55 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), special operations group of state police and central reserve police force surrounded Awneera village on Saturday after receiving information about the presence of terrorists.

Three militants, including a top Hizb commander, are believed to be trapped in the village, as per reports.

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North Korea is a useful buffer state for China between it and USA forces based in South Korea, and also across the sea in Japan. Guam, a tropical island more than 3,000 km (2,000 miles) to the southeast of North Korea, is home to about 163,000 people.

"We can't speculate about the identity or number of militants trapped at the spot".

The exchange of began after security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Awneera village after they suspected of terrorist activity.

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On Friday, villagers poured out of their homes and pelted stones after security forces cordoned off the village of Zakir Musa, the chief of Jammu and Kashmir's Al Qaeda affiliate, officials said.


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