Kargil War

Undeclared war between India and Pakistan in 1999

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Kargil War: Undeclared war between India and Pakistan in 1999
The Kargil War, also known as the Kargil conflict, was an armed conflict fought between India and Pakistan from May to July 1999 in the Kargil district of Kashmir and elsewhere along the Line of Control (LoC). In India, the conflict is also referred to as Operation Vijay, which was the name of the Indian military operation to clear out the Kargil sector. The Indian Air Force's role in acting jointly with Indian Army ground troops during the war was aimed at flushing out regular and irregular troops of the Pakistan Army from vacated Indian positions along the LoC. This particular operation was given the codename Operation Safed Sagar.

Kargil Vijay Diwas 2021: What is the history and significance of this day | Oneindia News [Video]

Kargil Vijay Diwas 2021: What is the history and significance of this day | Oneindia News

Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed on 26 July annually to commemorate the sacrifices made by the soldiers in the Kargil War. No doubt the war represents an example of high altitude warfare in mountainous..

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