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Pakistan says Indian fire kills Pakistani soldier

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Pakistan said one of its soldiers was killed Thursday by "unprovoked" Indian firing across their tense border in Kashmir, the third deadly incident reported in five days in the disputed region. 

Indian kite maker Jagmohan Kanojia burns a kite in the colours of the Pakistani national flag as he protests in Amritsar on January 10, 2013, over the killing of two Indian soldiers. Pakistan said one of its soldiers was killed Thursday by "unprovoked" Indian firing across their tense border in Kashmir, the third deadly incident reported in five days in the disputed region.

The Pakistan military said the incident happened in the Battal area of the Himalayan region. An Indian army spokesman said it was Pakistan which opened fire and Indian soldiers retaliated.

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