India threaten to ‘INVADE PAKISTAN’ in shock warning as World War Three fears escalate

India’s Home Minister, Rajnath Singh, accused the neighbouring country of giving legitimacy to terrorism and warned New Delhi security forces would be willing to cross the border to protect the country’s territory.

Tensions in region are high, with the two nations both claiming they should have control of the Jammu and Kashmir regions, leading to a bitter dispute.

He said: “We will not only secure India internally but can also cross border, if needed, to protect the country.”

Heavy exchanges of shelling have increased over the past 12 months with both countries accusing the other of being responsible.