TITLE

Operation Pathanblot

AUTHOR(S)
DUTTA, SUJAN; SIDDIQUI, IMRAN AHMED
PUB. DATE
January 2016
SOURCE
Telegraph (Calcutta, India);1/6/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the infiltration of Air Force Station Pathankot which was attacked by six armed intruders with AK-47s, under-barrel grenade launchers, knives and at least 40-50 kilograms of bullets. Topics discussed include India's Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement that there was no compromise on security with the attack, a history of attacks against military bases in India and the reason the National Security Guard (NSG) was called to defend the base.
ACCESSION #
112141465

 

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