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Indian-controlled Kashmir under strict lockdown for 9th day

The lockdown is expected to last at least through Thursday, India's independence day.

13.8.2019

The lockdown is expected to last at least through Thursday, India' s independence day .

An unprecedented security lockdown is keeping people in Indian-administered Kashmir indoors for a ninth day Tuesday. Indian troops patrolling the disputed region had allowed some Muslims to walk to mosques to mark the Eid al-Adha festival Monday and shops had been opened briefly on previous days. Witnesses

But residents were running short of essentials under the near-constant curfew and communications blackout as India tried to stave off a violent reaction to the government's decision Aug. 5 to strip Kashmir of its autonomy.The lockdown is expected to last at least through Thursday, India's independence day.

India said its decisions to revoke Kashmir's special constitutional status and downgrade it from statehood to a territory would free it from separatism.India and Pakistan both claim Kashmir and have fought two wars over it. The first one ended in 1948 with the region divided between them and a promise of a U.N.-sponsored referendum on its future. It has never been held.



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Indian authorities lock down Kashmir's major city on Eid holidayIndian security forces kept disputed Kashmir's biggest city of Srinagar largely locked down on Monday, the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha, to ...

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