India’s Heavy-Handed Security Tactics Are Stoking Militancy in Kashmir

India’s Heavy-Handed Security Tactics Are Stoking Militancy in Kashmir
Indian paramilitary soldiers stand off against protesters in Srinagar, the largest city in Kashmir, April 12, 2018 (AP photo by Mukhtar Khan).

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