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In this photograph taken on January 8 a mourner comforts the mother... News PhotoArmy Soldier,Conflict,District,Funeral,Geographical Border,Horizontal,Jammu and Kashmir,Mother,Mourner,Pakistan,Photograph,Vertical,Violence,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIn this photograph taken on January 8, 2013, a mourner comforts the mother of Pakistani soldier Mohammad Aslam, who was killed during a border post attack in the Haji Pir sector of Pakistan-administered Kashmir by Indian soldiers, during his funeral in Khairpur village Chakwal district. Pakistani and Indian troops exchanged fire on January 6 along their hotly disputed border in divided Kashmir, with each side accusing the other of starting the clash. Pakistan on January 9 denied an Indian claim that its troops killed two Indian soldiers in a cross-border attack on January 8 that has raised tensions in South Asia, a military official said. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)