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A woman looks out from a window in Srinagar,during a protest against the recent killings in Kashmir

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A woman looks out from a window in Srinagar, during a protest against the recent killings in Kashmir

Women shout slogans during a protest in Srinagar, against the recent killings in Kashmir, September 7, 2016. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

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Women shout slogans during a protest in Srinagar, against the recent killings in Kashmir 

An Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldier sits inside a truck upon arrival with others in Srinagar on August 23, 2016, to join thousands of federal forces and local policemen already deployed in the Kashmiri capital to contain a 46-day-old unrest.  Official sources said that some 2,600 additional paramilitary troopers are being flown into Srinagar from Gujarat, Rajasthan and West Bengal to supplement the governments effort to contain the situation in the restive state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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An Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldier sits inside a truck upon arrival with others in Srinagar to join thousands of federal forces and local policemen already deployed in the Kashmiri capital to contain a 46-day-old unrest

An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard while he talks on a wireless set during a curfew in Srinagar

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An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard while he talks on a wireless set during a curfew in Srinagar

An Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldier salutes near the coffins of three colleagues during a wreath-laying ceremony at BSF headquarters in Srinagar on August 9, 2016. At least three BSF soldiers and one suspected militant were killed in a gunfight close to the Line of Control in north Kashmirs Kupwara district on August 8. / AFP PHOTO / TAUSEEF MUSTAFATAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images

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An Indian Border Security Force soldier salutes near the coffins of three colleagues during a wreath-laying ceremony at BSF headquarters in Srinagar 

An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard during a curfew in the Batmaloo area of Srinagar

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An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard during a curfew in the Batmaloo area of Srinagar, Kashmir 

Women react as they stand at the windows of a house watching Kashmiri Muslims carry a body of 20-year-old Riyaz Ahmed Shah during his funeral in downtown Srinagar on August 3, 2016.  Fresh clashes erupted between government forces and thousands of mourners on August 3 in Indian-administered Kashmir after two more civilians were killed in the restive region, witnesses and police said. / AFP PHOTO / TAUSEEF MUSTAFATAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP/Getty Images

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Women react as they stand at the windows of a house watching Kashmiri Muslims carry a body of 20 year old Riyaz Ahmed Shah during his funeral in downtown Srinagar

epa05443458 An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard during curfew in downtown area of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 27 July 2016. According to local news reports, authorities have re-imposed curfew in some parts of Srinagar followed by clashes that erupted on 26 July after the curfew was lifted.  The curfew, however, continues in south Kashmir. So far 50 civilians have been killed and over 3000 injured following the protests over the killing of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen commander, Burhan Muzaffar Wani and his two associates in a gunfight on 08 July.  EPA/FAROOQ KHAN

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An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard during curfew in downtown area of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir

Masked demonstrators shout slogans next to a burning tyre during a protest in Srinagar against the recent killings in Kashmir

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Masked demonstrators shout slogans next to a burning tyre during a protest in Srinagar against the recent killings in Kashmir

epa05422636 An Indian paramilitary officer stands guard during a curfew in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 13 July 2016. The authorities imposed curfew and severe restrictions in most parts of Kashmir valley for the fifth consecutive day to contain protests following the killing of militant commander Burhan Muzaffar Wani. According to local news reports the death toll reached 32 and over 1,300 persons were injured across Indian Kashmir during clashes over the past six days.  EPA/FAROOQ KHAN

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An Indian paramilitary officer stands guard during a curfew in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir

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A Kashmiri Muslim protester throws stones at Indian troops as others shout pro freedom slogans in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, on Tuesday.

epa05389229 A masked Kashmiri Muslim stands near burning tires during a protest in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 25 June 2016. According to local news reports, clashes broke out between the Indian Police and protesters in Maisuma area of Srinagar when a protest march of separatists was not allowed to reach Lal Chowk, the city centre. The separatists had called for a protest in Lal Chowk against what they call conspiracies to change the demography of the Muslim-majority Jammu Kashmir by setting up Sainik colonies (Colonies for retired Indian Army men) and separate township for displaced Kashmiri Pandits (Hindus).  EPA/EPA

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A masked Kashmiri Muslim stands near burning tires during a protest in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir. According to local news reports, clashes broke out between the Indian Police and protesters in Maisuma area of Srinagar when a protest march of separatists was not allowed to reach Lal Chowk, the city centre.

Indian Border Security Force personnel toss their rifles to celebrate after their passing-out parade in Humhama...Indian Border Security Force (BSF) personnel toss their rifles to celebrate after their passing-out parade in Humhama on the outskirts of Srinagar March 14, 2016. A total of 130 recruits on Monday were formally inducted into the BSF, an Indian paramilitary force mostly deployed along the borders, after completing 44 weeks of training, a BSF media release said. REUTERS/Danish Ismail

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Indian Border Security Force personnel toss their rifles to celebrate after their passing-out parade in Humhama on the outskirts of Srinagar 

Daily Life in Srinagar ...epa05167710 A Kashmiri fisherman on Dal Lake in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 18 February 2016. The temperature in the Kashmir valley has risen and people are out enjoying the warmer weather.  EPA/FAROOQ KHAN

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A Kashmiri fisherman on Dal Lake in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir. The temperature in the Kashmir valley has risen and people are out enjoying the warmer weather 

Wood business in Kashmir...epa05141371 Kashmiri woodwork craftsmen work at their workshop in Srinagar, summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 03 February 2016. People associated with walnut woodwork complain of economic hardships  because of low wages, which has resulted in decline in their business.  EPA/FAROOQ KHAN

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Kashmiri woodwork craftsmen work at their workshop in Srinagar, summer capital of Indian Kashmir. People associated with walnut woodwork walnut woodwork complain of economic hardships because of low wages, which has resulted in decline in their business 

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An Indian police officer baton charges Kashmiri residents who were blocking a road to stop authorities from pulling down illegally built structures around the Nigeen Lake in Srinagar.

Shia Muslims shout slogans during a protest against the execution of cleric Nimr al-Nimr, who was executed along with others in Saudi Arabia, on the outskirts of Srinagar, India January 8, 2016.

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Shia Muslims shout slogans during a protest against the execution of cleric Nimr al-Nimr, who was executed along with others in Saudi Arabia, on the outskirts of Srinagar, India on Friday

A Kashmiri Muslim woman peels off the bark of wicker sticks on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 22 December 2015. Wicker sticks are used to make Kangir, the traditional Kashmiri firepot, which is used to keep warm during cold winters. Hundreds of families in Kashmir depend on the trade with Kangir, with Kangir artisans of different regions making distinct and fashionable firepots.

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A Kashmiri Muslim woman peels off the bark of wicker sticks on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Tuesday. Wicker sticks are used to make Kangir, the traditional Kashmiri firepot, which is used to keep warm during cold winters

Kashmiri protesters, engulfed in teargas smoke, throw stones at Indian security personnel in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir, Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. Police fired teargas and rubber bullets to disperse Kashmiris who gathered after Friday afternoon prayers to protest against Indian rule in the disputed region.

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Kashmiri protesters, engulfed in teargas smoke, throw stones at Indian security personnel in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir, Friday

 New recruits of the Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) during the passing out parade in Humhama, on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 11 December 2015. A total of 648 recruits were formally inducted into the CRPF, an Indian paramilitary force, after completing a 44-weeks training in physical fitness, weapon handling, commando operations and counter insurgency

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New recruits of the Indian Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) during the passing out parade in Humhama, on the outskirts of Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Friday