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Balakot Anniversary: The Airstrike That Marked a Shift In India's Counter-Terror Strategy

Feb 26, 2020 06:32 PM IST India India
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Today marks a year after Indian Air Force jets crossed the threshold and hit the enemy across the border, but what led to the attack on the Balakot and how it almost ended up escalating the tensions between India and Pakistan in the aftermath of the deadly Pulwama attack.

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