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Fear in Kashmir as top general talks of ‘deradicalisation’ camps

Srinagar/New Delhi, India - India's newly recruited Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat has courted controversy after he claimed that so-called "deradicalisation" camps are operating in India, drawing a comparison with the internment of Uighurs in China. "Like what we are seeing in Kashmir ... we saw radicalisation happening,"…
bubmag
January 24, 2020
Kashmir

Pakistan’s Khan calls for U.N. action on India dispute

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan called on Wednesday for the United Nations to help mediate between nuclear armed India and Pakistan over the disputed territory of Kashmir. Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan speaks during a session at the 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland,…
bubmag
January 22, 2020
Kashmir

In Kashmir, an empty bed signifies a life lost

I was born and raised in Srinagar's old town, where I would often watch street clashes play out between Indian security forces and Kashmiri protesters. The photographers who came to cover the protests in my neighbourhood were always men. Whenever I saw them, I imagined myself like them, taking pictures…
bubmag
January 20, 2020