November 2002 News

No ceasefire during Ramzan: George

9 November 2002
The Indian Express

GUWAHATI: Defence Minister George Fernandes on Saturday said there was no move to offer a ceasefire to militants in J-K during the ongoing month of Ramzan. To queries on the ceasefire offered by the Centre last year, he said, instructions were given to the Army then not to initiate any action against the extremists unless they struck first.

 

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