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infighting

Boxing combat at close quarters in which proper blows are inhibited and the fighters try to wear down each other's strength
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Five days earlier in the wee hours of October 23, such infighting at Chasa village had left A.
Intermittent infighting for area dominance between these two groups is a common phenomenon in both insurgency-infested districts (newly created Longding district included), declared disturbed under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 notwithstanding the ongoing peace talk between Naga groups and the Centre since 1997 for an amicable solution to the Naga imbroglio.
It would be worth recalling that the then Home Minister P Chidambaram, after expressing his satisfaction at the law and order situation in the state here on May 12 last had told media persons that "They are eliminating each other by such infighting which we do not encourage and should not happen in Arunachal soil.