Akhnoor, Republic of India
AN ARMY CONVOY OF MILITARY TRUCKS WAIT BY THE ROADSIDE IN AKHNOOR.
An army convoy of military trucks wait by the roadside as they headed
towards the forward posts in Akhnoor sector 32 km (20 miles) west of
Jammu, the winter capital of Kashmir, January 3, 2002. India said on
Wednesday it had completed its troop build-up along the Pakistan
border, but still hoped diplomacy and international pressure could
avert a showdown with its nuclear rival. REUTERS/Jayanta Shaw