1965 India-Pakistan War

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Arms & Ammunition, Indian Air Force, 1965 India-Pakistan War

How an ex-Nazi arms dealer sold fighters to India and Pakistan during an arms embargo

Although New Delhi was apparently unaware of the deals with Islamabad, the Indian Navy was in the know of this subterfuge.

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Ins talwar, 1965 India-Pakistan War, Indian Navy

An old Indian beef: When Pakistan Navy killed a cow in Dwarka in 1965

The damage was limited because 40 of the 50 shells that were fired failed to explode.

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1965 India-Pakistan War

Why should we remember the 1965 India-Pakistan war?

It threw up a number of outstanding tactical victories, as well as individual stories of bravery.