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FOOTAGES OF 1971 LIBERATION WAR

Indian troops attempt to cross Comilla border in 1971


This video report prepared by foreign media  anytime between December 3 to 5 during Liberation War in 1971 quotes West Pakistani army saying around eight to ten thousand men of Indian 57th Mountain Division crossed three miles into East Pakistan territory under heavy artillery cover. 

SEE: 1971 War Calender - December 5, 1971

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ABOUT FREEDOM IN THE AIR

Freedom in the air is a non-profit project aimed at building a rich repository for all sorts of contents on Bangladesh's Liberation War of 1971. Besides producing exclusive video interviews of war heroes and experts and a turn-by-turn daily interactive calendar of 1971, The Daily Star Online gathered very rare declassified diplomatic cables, the sensational Hamoodur Rahman Commission Report that proved genocide by Pakistan army, significant collection of rarely seen photographs and international newspaper reports. There is an exceptional collection of TV reports, video footages and documentaries which The Daily Star does not own but using with courtesy of the original owners and those who uploaded.