The relationship between India and Pakistan is defined by distrust, mutual suspicion and enmity. Where do the two nuclear-armed countries go from here?
Tensions have soared along the volatile frontier between India and Pakistan in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, as rival troops shelled villages and border posts for a third day Friday.
An uneasy calm has fallen over the de facto border between the Indian and Pakistani-controlled portions of Kashmir after months of deadly firing.
The Indian Army has reportedly carried out surgical strikes against suspected Kashmir militants located across the Line of Control in Pakistan.