The Kargil Conflict
Date: May-July 1999
The third war in a series of wars between India and Pakistan over the disputed land region of Kashmir.
Cause of War: infiltration of Pakistani soldiers into positions on the Indian side of the Line of Control (LOC)
---> Infringement of the border between the two states
---> belligerent atmosphere in general due to development of nuclear weaponry in both countries
Extent of Violence: Army, Navy, and Air Force were all deployed
Conflict Resolved: India defeated Pakistan in the war and drove Pakistani militants out of the state
Resource Link: http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/war/k...