What is the latest on the battle between Indian and US troops in Kashmir?

New Delhi: Two Indian troops and four US soldiers have been killed in an ambush in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

The troops were ambushed on Friday night by the insurgents, according to the Indian defence ministry.

They were taken to a military hospital in Srinagar, where the militants took over.

The two Indian soldiers were on a patrol when they were ambled by the militants.

Two Indian troops were killed and four wounded in the ambush.

The Indian defence minister has appealed for calm.

The two Indian troops died after being ambushed.

We have asked our national security forces to keep an eye on the situation and to act swiftly to ensure safety of our troops.

India has a long history of fighting insurgencies in its troubled north-east.