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Young man killed in new anti-India protests in Kashmir

Young man killed in new anti-India protests in Kashmir

Aug 24, – A police officer said the clashes erupted after troops tried to stop thousands of people who defied a curfew in the southern town of Pulwama. Indian government forces fired shotguns and tear gas in India’s portion of Kashmir on Wednesday to break up new protests demanding an end to Indian rule in […]

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4 civilians killed in anti-India protests in Kashmir

4 civilians killed in anti-India protests in Kashmir

Aug 16, – A police official, speaking on customary condition of anonymity, said that government troops fired live ammunition and used pellet guns to control the stone throwing and slogan chanting crowds in Aripanthan village, west of the area’s main city Srinagar. Four people have been killed in troubled Indian-controlled Kashmir, and at least 15 […]

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Killing of 2 civilians triggers protests in Indian Kashmir

Killing of 2 civilians triggers protests in Indian Kashmir

Aug  03, – Police and witnesses said the protesters defied the security restrictions to demand an end to Indian rule in the disputed region. Tens of thousands of people rallied in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Wednesday to protest the overnight killings of two civilians by government forces amid a nearly monthlong security lockdown. At least six […]

August 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Indian troops kill 3 rebels in Kashmir fighting

Indian troops kill 3 rebels in Kashmir fighting

Sep 02, – Indian paramilitary officer O.S. Charak says the fighting began early Tuesday after troops received intelligence about the presence of militants in southern Rajpora village. Officials say Indian government forces have killed three suspected rebels in a gunbattle in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir. There was no immediate statement from any of […]

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