Pakistan says 2 Indian warplanes downed, pilot captured

Kashmiri villagers gather near the wreckage of an Indian aircraft after it crashed in Budgam area, outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Wednesday, Feb.27, 2019. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

By ROSHAN MUGHAL and AIJAZ HUSSAIN (AP)

MUZAFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s military said Wednesday it shot down two Indian warplanes in the disputed region of Kashmir and captured a pilot, answering an airstrike a day earlier by Indian fighter jets inside Pakistan and raising tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals to a level unseen in two decades.… Read Full Article

Train swapping: North Korea’s Kim reliant on Chinese for summit transport

HANOI (Reuters) – When North Korean leader Kim Jong Un rolled into the Vietnamese border station of Dong Dang early on Tuesday, his vaunted specialized train was pulled by a red-and-yellow locomotive emblazoned with China’s national railway logo.

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un arrives by train at the border town with China in Dong Dang, Vietnam, February 26, 2019.
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