22 Feb 2019

Fallout over deadly Kashmir attack & Thai royal tensions

From Nine To Noon, 9:48 am on 22 February 2019
Indian security forces inspect the remains of a vehicle following an attack on a paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy that killed at least 40 troopers and injured several others near Awantipur town in the Lethpora area of Kashmir about 30km south of Srinagar on February 14, 2019.

Photo: AFP / STR

Asia correspondent Ed White says tensions between India and Pakistan are running high after a terrorist attack in Kashmir last week.

More than 40 members of India's security forces died after a suicide bombing targeted their convoy. Also The Thai King's sister announces she will run for Prime Minister in next month's election.