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India to buy guns for border troops

16th January 2018 - 04:01 GMT | by ​Agence France-Presse in New Delhi

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India will buy more than 160,000 guns worth $553 million for troops on its disputed, high-altitude borders, the defence ministry said on 16 January.

The defence acquisition council cleared the purchase of 72,400 assault rifles and 93,895 carbines for INR 35 billion ($553 million) in a meeting ...

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