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India and Pakistan foster cross-border trade ties

India and Pakistan have fought four wars since their independence from Britain in 1947. Yet today business relations between the nuclear-armed neighbours are multiplying rapidly. Cross-border trade has been boosted by easier access to visas and the creation of new checkpoints. This comes as India and Pakistan renew diplomatic meetings.

By Constantin SIMON

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