Seven dead as Indian police fire on Kashmir protesters

People gather around the body of Zahoor Ahmad, a suspected militant, who according to local media reports was killed during a gun battle with Indian soldiers, during his funeral in Sirnoo village in south Kashmir's Pulwama district December 15, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) – Seven civilians died and dozens were injured when Indian security forces opened fire at people protesting the killing of three militants in a gun battle in restive Kashmir on Saturday, police said. Defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said an operation was launched in the morning in response to intelligence reports about […]

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