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Pakistani Kashmiris ride a van heading towards the town of Titrinot,... News Photo30 Kilometer,Conflict,Geographical Border,Heading the Ball,Horizontal,Jammu and Kashmir,Pakistan,Riding,Town,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPakistani Kashmiris ride a van heading towards the town of Titrinot, some 30 kilometers north of Battal sector close of Pakistan-India border, on January 10, 2013. Pakistan on January 10 accused Indian troops of opening fire and killing a Pakistani soldier, the third deadly cross-border incident in days that threatens to escalate tensions in Kashmir. The Pakistan military said the incident happened in the Battal area of the disputed Himalayan region, where a ceasefire has held on heavily militarised Line of Control since 2003, despite violations on both sides. AFP PHOTO/Sajjad QAYYUM (Photo credit should read SAJJAD QAYYUM/AFP/Getty Images)