The village that lost its country

The village that lost its country

Turtuk was part of Pakistan until 1971, when the Indian army occupied the village during a border war along the Line of Control and never gave it back.

The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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The village that lost its country
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