India to keep Kashmir lockdown for Eid on protest fears

Indian authorities are expected to extend a military clampdown in Kashmir ahead of Monday’s start of the Eid al-Adha festival on fears protests could break out over its stripping of the Muslim-majority region’s autonomy. Indian-administered Kashmir has been in a security lockdown since last Monday, when India’s Hindu-majority government rescinded[…]

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Calls for SA to support Kashmir

While global media focuses on ‘terrorist’ attacks in Europe and police brutality in the United States, violent clashes in Kashmir have gone almost unnoticed. While Kashmir is renowned for its natural beauty and handcrafts, the disputed territory has long been at the centre of Indian/Pakistan conflict over territory. In recent[…]

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