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Anti-India clashes erupt in Kashmir city after boy’s killing

Anti-India clashes erupt in Kashmir city after boy’s killing

Oct 08, – Chanting “Go India, go back” and “We want freedom,” thousands of residents marched to the main Martyr’s Graveyard in Srinagar for the boy’s burial. Police and paramilitary soldiers fired warning shots, pellets and tear gas, fearing the procession could become a larger rally calling for an end to Indian rule in the […]

October 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
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 […]

August 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
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 […]

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