The Times Of India
IAF marks 2nd Balakot anniversary with long-range precision strike mission
The IAF carried out a long-range precision strike mission against a practice target at Pokhran in Rajasthan to mark the second anniversary of the pre-dawn bombing of the JeM terror facility at Balakot in Pakistan on February 26 in 2019. The mission was conducted by the same Mirage-2000 fighter jet squadron that had conducted the Balakot strikes.
IAF carries out long-range precision strike against practice target to mark Balakot anniversary
The Indian Air Force carried out a long-range precision strike against a practice target to mark the second anniversary of the Balakot Operations, sources said on Saturday. The strike was carried out by members of the squadron which conducted the air strikes on terror launch pads in Balakot in Pakistan.
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