«ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistan began moving thousands of troops to the Indian border Friday, intelligence officials said, sharply raising tensions triggered by the Mumbai terror attacks.
The troops headed to the Indian border were being diverted away from tribal areas near
Two intelligence officials said the army's 14th Division was being redeployed to the towns of Kasur and
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation.
Both countries have said they want to avoid military conflict over the attacks. But
Pakistani Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has promised to respond aggressively if attacked but reassured
"We will not take any action on our own," Gilani told reporters. "There will be no aggression from our side."
Meanwhile, Indian Foreign Minister Pranab Mukherjee accused
Segundo a Associated Press