Turkey, Pakistan free trade deal to be ready in December

A free trade agreement between Turkey and Pakistan will be ready to be signed in December, according to Ankara's ambassador to Islamabad. 

Ambassador Sadık Babür Girgin said President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will arrive in Pakistan on Nov. 16 for a two-day visit, during which bilateral relations will be discussed and a business forum between Turkey and Pakistan is planned.

Gunmen storm government compound in Kashmir

Indian police say security forces are battling a group of gunmen inside a government compound in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir.
Police told the Associated Press news agency on Monday that army and paramilitary soldiers cordoned off the compound after gunshots were heard near Pampore town, about 10km outside of Srinagar, capital of Indian Kashmir.

On the Edge of War: Militants Target Indian Base In Kashmir

BELGRADE - India says militants have attacked one of its army camps in Kashmir with gunfire and grenades, killing one border guard and wounding another.

Police said the gunbattle between the attackers and Indian troops from the camp in the garrison town of Baramulla ended early on October 3, RFE/RL reports.

India, Pakistan, Russia & Changing Geopolitics Of Asia

Days after the Indian media reported that Russia assured New Delhi that it would cancel the ‘Druzhba-2016’ tactical exercises with Pakistan (in the wake of the terror attack that killed 19 Indian soldiers at an Army camp in Kashmir’s Uri District on September 18), the first ever joint military exercise between the two countries began