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Jammu and Kashmir: 5 army men, 2 cops killed in militant attack at military camp in Uri

Jammu(ANI): Five army men, two cops were killed in a militant attack at an army camp in Uri sector in Baramullah district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning.

Jammu and Kashmir: 5 army men, 2 cops killed in militant attack at military camp in Uri

Ahead of the third phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the militants have once again launched an attack on an army camp near the International Border.

According to TV reports, the firing which started at 3:30 am has stopped and the combing operation is underway.

Last week, a newly infiltrated group of fidayeen militants stormed into an abandoned army bunker near the International border (IB) and had engaged the security forces in a fierce gunfight leaving three soldiers including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) and four civilians dead in Arnia sector of Jammu division.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to campaign in Srinagar and Samba on December 8 for third phase of the five-stage assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

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