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For the First time in a Decade, Number of Active Militants crosses 300

September 03 For the first time in a decade, the number of listed militants in Jammu Kashmir has crossed 300. For the past 10 years, the number of active militants hovered around 200 except in 2013 when only 78 militants were active in the Valley — this was the lowest ...

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Fear prevails among mainstream Politicians, workers as Militants, Forces follow Tit for Tat

August 30 In the past few weeks, a tit for tat policy of forces and militants have left the mainstream politicians and workers worried and are dreading them to step out of their homes. “We have not regained the political space in South Kashmir that was lost after the killing ...

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Despite Growing Encounters, Another Pulwama Youth Joins Militancy

August 30 Despite growing encounters and repeated verbal attempts of the Army and Director General of Jammu Kashmir Police, SP vaid, Militancy is showing no signs of declination. In fact the Army General of India has been constantly asking the local Kashmiri youth to give up arms and asking people ...

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Mirwaiz Qazi yasir condemns Attacks on Militant families, Says Kashmiris Stand with them

August 30 The Chairman of Ummat e Islami and Mirwaiz of South Kashmir, Qazi Ahmed yasir has  condemned the harassment of the families of Militants throughout South Kashmir. He said that the Militant families should not be targeted for the beliefs of their kith and kin. “It is regretting to ...

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Intense Clashes in Khudwani- At least 65 Injured

August 29 At least sixty five persons were injured during intense clashes that began around Quimoh area in South Kashmir Kulgam District on Wednesday after the killing of two Local Militants. The youth in large numbers along with women and old men hit the streets after the news of the ...

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Students Protest in Baramulla Against Militant Killings in South Kashmir

August 29 Scores of students from Government Degree College Baramulla on Wednesday staged a protest demonstration outside the college campus against the killing of two Militants in South Kashmir. Sources told The Kashmiriyat that a large number of students shouting pro Freedom and Pro Militancy Slogans gathered outside GDC Baramulla. ...

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2 Militants Killed in Islamabad (Anantnag) Gunfight- Live Updates

August 29 A Massive gunfight has erupted between Militants and Government Forces in Banpora Muniwar area of South Kashmir’s Islamabad (Anantnag) District. Officials told The Kashmiriyat that 1 RR of Indian Army, 96 BN of CRPF and Jammu Kashmir Police jointly launched a Cordon and Search operation in the area in the ...

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Riyaz Naikoo in Fresh Audio Warns Media

August 28 “You give less space to news related to the sufferings of the conflict, while Anti Freedom news is given front page space,” Riyaz naikoo is heard saying in his nearly 12 minute fresh audio. He accuses sections of media of running an Anti Militancy campaign, “Our houses are ...

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After Report on Kashmir, Al Jazeera may soon Disappear from Indian TVs

August 26 Al Jazeera, the international News Channel has landed into trouble likely after post it telecasted a report on the situation in Jammu Kashmir which many believe has upset the Indian Security Agencies. The Channel may soon have to stop broadcasting throughout India as the Indian Home Ministry has ...

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131 Youth Have Joined Militancy till July 31, Zakir Musa Gaining ground in Kashmir

August 26 Nearly 130 Youths from Jammu Kashmir have been recruited into Militancy this year, the highest since 2010, officials said here. According to figures available to The Kashmiriyat till July 31, nearly 131 youths have joined various Militant outfits with South Kashmir’s Shopian district contributing the maximum of 35 ...

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