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Kashmir separatist leader resigns as peace talks sputter

In a surprise move that instantly sparked off speculation, hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani resigned as the head of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH), a constituent party of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference. The Hurriyat is the umbrella body of the separatists who have been seeking to end India’s rule in the state. There are suspicions that […]