India adds five fighter jets in military upgrade

NEW DELHI (AP) — The Indian Air Force inducted into service five French-made Rafale fighter jets yesterday amid security tensions along their disputed frontier.

New Delhi has sent reinforcements of fighter jets and military equipment to the Ladakh region after the tense standoff there escalated to hand-to-hand combat on June 15 that left 20 Indians dead.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin