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Space view of the India-Pakistan border

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First published: September 6, 2011, 2:57 PM IST | Updated: September 6, 2011
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Space view of the India-Pakistan border
The India-Pakistan border appears as an orange line in a photo taken by the crew on International Space Station.

New Delhi: The India-Pakistan border appears as an orange line in a photograph taken by the Expedition 28 crew on the International Space Station (ISS) on August 21, 2011.

The photo was released on September 4, 2011. The fence between the two countries is floodlit for surveillance purposes.

In the photo: Srinagar (L), Islamabad (bottom C), Lahore (centre near the border line) and Delhi (top C) can be seen as brighter spots. New agency Reuters published the image as a NASA handout.

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