Two days ahead of Independence Day, security forces on Wednesday scuttled a probable militant plan to carry out an attack by seizing a large cache of arms and ammunition, including two assault rifles and a pistol, in Baramulla district of north Kashmir, police said today.
Britain is still exporting arms and military equipment to Russia, according to a parliamentary report released on Wednesday just hours after Prime Minister David Cameron rapped France for selling weapons to Moscow.
A representative of Iraq`s most influential Shi`ite cleric, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, urged people in a sermon at Friday prayers to take up arms and defend their country from mostly Sunni insurgents.
Pakistani security forces on Monday seized a huge quantity of arms and explosives, including 100 Kalashnikovs, from a truck near the country`s porous border with Afghanistan in the southwestern Balochistan province.
Two suspected insurgents of the underground Karbi National Liberation Army (KNLA) were killed in an encounter with police in Karbi Anglong district of Assam
and arms recovered from them, police said on Saturday.