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Parakram Vyas

Parakram Vyas

Asked on 9 June, 2019

What's the world's highest battlefield?

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The world's highest battlefield in the Siachen glacier at 18,875 ft above sea level in the Himalayas.

Shaurya Patil

Shaurya Patil

Asked on 9 June, 2019

Where is the Siachen glacier?

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The Siachen glacier is located in the eastern Karakoram range of the Himalayas

Anika Rangarajan

Anika Rangarajan

Asked on 9 June, 2019

Who controls the Siachen glacier?

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Ever since 1984, the Siachen glacier falls under Indian administration since the launch of Operation Meghdoot.

Ananya Bose

Ananya Bose

Asked on 9 June, 2019

How tough is life at Siachen glacier?

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At Siachen glacier, soldiers have to face temperatures plunging to -60°C, icy winds, 10% oxygen, avalanches, landslides, among other harsh conditions.