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Avalanche in Kashmir buries army camp

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Over 100 Pakistani soldiers have been buried by an avalanche.

It happened in the disputed Kashmir close to the Siachen glacier in the eastern Karakoram mountains.

A military spokesman said the avalance covered an army camp around 6am Saturday morning. A rescue operation is underway.

Thousands of troops patrol the remote mountain ranges of Kashmir which is claimed by both India and Pakistan.