Will it be Guns on Ice?

Will the glacial wilderness of Siachen stage war, or will it be where ibex and snow leopard roam?

The militarization of the Siachen A glacier has attracted media attention only of late. Since the glacier lies in the most remote region of the Karakoram range, a year-round occupation of this Karakoram ice-giant was never previously attempted and the standard military strategy of occupying the heights has resulted in far more casualties from altitude than from gunfire.

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