Pakistan, India trade blame for Kashmir shooting death
ReutersISLAMABAD--The Pakistani military said on Wednesday one of its officers had been killed in “unprovoked” firing by Indian troops across the border in the disputed Kashmir region but an Indian official said his side had only responded to initial Pakistani fire.
August 22, 2013, 12:04 am TWN
The incident was the latest in a series of clashes that began this month which has undermined a push by Pakistan's new civilian government to improve ties with old rival India.
A Pakistani military official said that as well as the officer killed, a soldier was seriously wounded in the “unprovoked Indian shelling.”