Intelligence sources said the assessment that Pakistan was anticipating action was made by the fact that Pak did not vacate its 50-60 winter posts along the frontiers this year, which also has terrorists launch pads from additional reinforcements. Pak has relocated the terrorists at launch to the LoC to army camps. Army sources said that they did not targets
| TNN | Updated: Feb 17, 2019, 13:56 IST
- Pakistan has relocated the terrorists at the launch pads along the Line of Control to the army camps that are usually in close proximity to such facilities
- No artillery movement or any other deployment along the frontiers on both sides
- Pakistan did not vacate its winter posts
Indian army troops patrol near the Line of Control in Nowshera sector (AP file photo)
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, Pakistan has relocated the terrorists at the launch pads along the Line of Control to the army camps that are generally in close proximity to such facilities.
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attack on the CRPF convoy, the Pakistan army seems to have taken some pre-emptive measures. Though there is a tension on both sides, there is no artillery movement or any other deployment along the frontiers, top intelligence sources in Kashmir said TOI
“As of today, we do not have any targets to strike at the Line of Control, where terrorists used to be ready to be launched in this side,” sources said. This could leave the Indian army with the option of targeting Pakistan army installations and could mean possible escalation of the conflict, a senior official said.
Intelligence sources said the assessment that Pakistan was anticipating action-perhaps in response to terror attacks-made by the fact that Pakistan did not have the frontiers on its winter posts this year. “At least 50 to 60 winter posts which will be canceled as of now. With additional reinforcements from the terror launch pads, we do not know what the power of their posts is today, “sources said.
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