25 July 2017

News Story: Pakistan summons Indian envoy over ceasefire violation

ISLAMABAD, July 24 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan on Monday summoned Indian Deputy High Commissioner J.P. Singh and condemned the "unprovoked ceasefire violations" by the Indian forces along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir.

The Foreign Ministry said the Indian troops fired in Leepa Sector on July 21, resulting in the killing of a 12-year-old boy, Umair, in Gheekot village, and injuries up to three others.

"This is the third ceasefire violation by the Indian forces in the past four days," a foreign ministry statement said.

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