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Protest strike shuts Indian Kashmir

Relatives and neighbors of Kashmiri prisoner Showket Ahmad shout slogans near a burning tire set on fire by them during a protest, in Srinagar, India, Monday, Dec. 10, 2012. Separatists in Indian-controlled Kashmir have called a strike that has shuttered shops across the region in protest of the life sentences handed out by an Indian court to two pro-independence Kashmiri activists. AP/Mukhtar Khan

Shops and businesses are shut in Indian-controlled Kashmir in response to a strike called by separatist groups to protest firing by government forces that wounded seven civilians in the disputed region.

Posted: December 31st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »