Guns and tourists: Aboard the unlikely India-Pakistan ‘friendship bus’

Passengers disembark the India-Pakistan 'friendship bus' under police guard at a rest stop in Sirhind, March 15, 2019. REUTERS/Alasdair Pal

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – One Friday morning before dawn, a half-empty Volvo coach slipped out of New Delhi’s Ambedkar bus terminal under armed guard, the sirens of a police convoy wailing. Carrying a mixture of Indian and Pakistani tourists, the bus, emblazoned with the flags of both countries and the phrase ‘Sada-e-Sarhad’ (Call of the […]

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