The Indian air force has on Tuesday launched air strikes carried out on camps of militants in Pakistan. In addition, India has the Pakistani airspace violated.
“The air force has in the morning, attacks on camps of terrorists. The camps are completely destroyed”, says the Indian minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on social media. According to India, there is the attack a “large number” of militants were killed, including commanders. Civilian casualties, according to the Indians prevented.
According to the Indian news agency ANI have twelve Mirage 2000 combat aircraft, 1000 kg bombs are dropped on a terroristenkamp of terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammed. There would be two hundred to three hundred deaths.
According to the Indian government, there were indications that the grouping for a new attack was preparing.
Pakistan denies deaths
Pakistan denies that there are people died in the attack and declares that the Indian fighters were reversed after they were attacked by Pakistani jets. “In the hurry to get away, they have their payloads dropped,” said a spokesman of the Pakistani army.
The tension between the two countries earlier this month, sustained after a suicide attack in which forty Indian soldiers to the life. The from Pakistan is operating terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed claimed the attack on.
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