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A dog fight aboard the Samjhauta Express: India and Pakistan trade strays

by | 4th, March 2013

THE brains trust running the India-Pakistan border are waging war with stray dogs. The exchange programme began when a stray Indian dog accidentally took a train ride aboard the Samjhauta Express (aka the Friendship Express”) at Attari station in Amritsar. The beast ended up in Lahore.

The Pakistanis thought it best to load the train with 50 stray dogs for its return tip to India.

This story was first produced by a new Pakistani organ called The Spokesman . It tells us:

At a minimum, hundreds and thousands of dogs might get killed—or lose their nationality in the process.

You can see where the

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