High-resolution satellite images cast doubt on India’s claims that it flattened a militant training camp inside Pakistan, Reuters reported on Wednesday.

According to images produced by the US-based company Planet Labs, which operates a commercial satellite network, the structures belonging to the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror group appeared to have suffered no visible damage after India’s reported air raid.

Satellite data analysis is said to have revealed no signs of a militant camp but a madrasa (religious school) allegedly affiliated with JeM.

Reuters reporters have found no evidence of damaged infrastructure or casualties at the site; unnamed Western diplomats were quoted as saying that there was a military camp there a few years ago, but it had been moved.

This discovery directly contradicts the account of Indian officials, who announced last week that Indian jets dropped a payload on a JeM camp, killing “a very large number” of militants — at least 300, according to a top government official.

New Delhi said the move came as a pre-emptive measure and was based on intelligence data about upcoming terrorist activities against India.

Pakistan insisted that the raid was a failure that saw Indian jets strike a largely empty hillside without hurting anyone. Pakistani Prime Minister Khan claimed the attack was carried out to garner more public support for the Indian government ahead of the forthcoming elections. India later refuted these claims.

The airstrike followed a suicide bombing in the India-controlled part of Kashmir, which killed 40 paramilitary police on 14 February.

It led to an escalation of tensions in Kashmir, with the two nuclear-armed arch-foes engaging in an aerial dogfight over the Line of Control, which divides the former princely state.

Pakistan opted to scale down the conflict by releasing the captured Indian pilot, but tensions still persist in Kashmir, with the two sides reportedly exchanging fire across the border.

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Source: Sputnik

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Heckz
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Hilarious in the first place to even think these guys can cross Pakistan’s border undetected, bomb some madrassah and count 400 dead terrorists in the dark of the night. Honestly, that’s some fine c**p. If these shitbags had the guts and capabilities to raid Pakistan then it would be happening every day. Mythbusting India is no rocket science, all u need is asking for evidence and they lose their b***s. That said, what really happened was: 2 ancient Indian MiG-21s from the ’60s crossed the Indo-Pak border into Pakistan and were chased back by the Pakistan Air Force and in… Read more »

Daeshbags-Sux
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I geolocated dis place. This is the madrassa (bigotic “school”). But… look around it, especially south. There r bigger facilities which look way more like a training camp.

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There’s smth looking a lot like a shooting range about 600m NE from the Madrassa too… The 12 M-2000 are likely to have carried 24x 1t guided bombs…

Daeshbags-Sux
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A single one does a 30m diameter crater. With only 4, nothing would be left from the facilities on the picture..

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Must be pics from another site : the one bombed was listed by CIA for 15 years and Yanks confirmed it has been fully razed.

Heckz
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Heckz

Oh really? The picture was taken and observed by an international organisation…so unless you think that ISI owns those western institutions then yeah, THAT’S SOME OTHER SITE THEY’RE HARPING ON ABOUT
Also, exactly when did the Yanks confirm the school’s destruction???

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

High time for them to wake up… Nevertheless, as soon there is a warrior-religion, the more you have bigots, the more you have terrorism.

Daeshbags-Sux
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Daeshbags-Sux

Paki army and ISI are also in need for serious purges.