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Mutilation an act of extreme barbarism, says Arun Jaitley

Earlier today, Pakistan breached truce along the LoC and beheaded two Indian soldiers

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Pakistan killing two soldiers and mutilating their bodies is an extreme form of barbarism and the armed forces will react to it appropriately, India said on Monday while strongly condemning the "inhuman" act. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said the whole country has full confidence and faith in its armed forces and that the sacrifice of the two soldiers will not go in vain, an assertion seen as a warning to Pakistan. "Two of our soldiers in the Krishna Ghati sector in Poonch have been killed and their bodies mutilated by our neighbour. This is a reprehensible ...

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First Published: Mon, May 01 2017. 21:05 IST
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