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Sopore Massacre 1993: “The memories of this incident will haunt me till I am alive”

“PERHAPS THERE IS A SPECIAL CORNER IN HELL Reserved for soldiers who fire their weapons indiscriminately into a crowd of unarmed civilians. That, at least, must have been the hope of every resident who defied an army-enforced curfew in the … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Massacre of Anantnag, 1931.

Its just only few know about this grave incident, that too in Kashmir while it is counted no where in India or the world. Every year people celebrate martyrs day on 13 July but nobody know about this grave incident … Continue reading

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Terrible Fate: ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ of Jammu’ Muslims in 1947

Illays Chatta The inter-religious violence that occurred in Jammu and Kashmir against the backdrop of the 1947 Partition of India and its aftermaths included a possible ‘ethnic cleansing’ of Jammu’s Muslims. One million Kashmiri Muslim refugees were uprooted and an … Continue reading

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Sopore: ‘I saw BSF men killing civilians like flies’

By Izhar Nazir Ali   Pattan: It was a chilly January morning. Flakes of snow had just started descending from the overcast sky. Like every day, Ali Mohammad, then 52, moved his coach to ferry passengers. By the time the bus … Continue reading

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