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India to keep Kashmir on lockdown over Eid

Indian authorities are expected to extend a military clampdown of Kashmir ahead of Monday’s start of the Eid al-Adha festival, fearing protests could erupt over its stripping of the Muslim-majority region’s autonomy. Indian-administered Kashmir has been in a security lockdown since last Monday when India’s Hindu-majority government rescinded years of autonomy and gave full control […]