Brushing aside reported differences
between the Union Home Ministry and the Army, Central interlocutors
on Wednesday said they were sure that the strength of security forces
in the Valley would be reduced.
An Indian Army soldier has been injured in another ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops who opened fire in Shahpur area along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch sector, defence sources said Thursday.
The planned drawdown of American
troops from Iraq is proceeding as promised as the war there
"is nearing an end," President Barack Obama has said, even as
he vowed to foil al-Qaeda`s attempt to regroup in Afghanistan.