Armed conflict in state of Manipur, India

The Indian state of Manipur has struggled for years with an armed insurgency in which several tribal armed groups are active. In the most recent episode, tribal guerrillas fired rocket-propelled grenades and detonated improvised explosive devices, killing 20 Indian soldiers. Another 11 soldiers were wounded.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should be cautious when travelling overland in this state. Alternate transportation (air or train) may be safer.

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