Kargil War

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Kargil War was a war between Indian (Hindustani) and Pakistani forces in Kargil in 1999. Pakistani Kashmiris sent its troops inside the disputed territory of Kashmir to occupy military posts vacated in the winter. India then sent its army to fight the intruders from Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PAK) and retake Indian-held Kargil. After two months of fighting, the Indian Army won the war after Pakistani forces were pushed back to their original positions behind the LoC(Line Of Control). While the war, India got more diplomatic support than Pakistan from around the world. This was the fourth war between the two neighbours. The war was very important because both India and Pakistan had nuclear weapons. The USA and other countries played an important role in the diplomacy during the war. After the war ended, a military coup took place in Pakistan.