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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

India Kashmir Protests

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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 

India Kashmir Protest

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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

Activists of the Awami Ittihad party get into a scuffle with Indian policemen as they are stopped during a protest to mark International Human Rights Day in Srinagar, India, Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015.

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Activists of the Awami Ittihad party get into a scuffle with Indian policemen as they are stopped during a protest to mark International Human Rights Day in Srinagar, India on Thursday

India Kashmir Weather

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A Kashmiri man walks during a foggy morning in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, on Wednesday. Foggy weather in Kashmir valley affected surface and air traffic causing flight cancellations to and from Srinagar International Airport, stranding hundreds of passengers.

Kashmiri Muslim women wail as they watch the funeral procession of suspected rebels, at Barhama, 40 kilometers (25 miles) south of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. At least four Indian army soldiers and three suspected rebels were killed in three separated gun battles in Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said on Monday

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Kashmiri Muslim women wail as they watch the funeral procession of suspected rebels, at Barhama, 40 kilometers (25 miles) south of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday

An Indian paramilitary trooper stands guard near a barricade in Srinagar. Indian Kashmir mostly shut down September 7 to protest government delays in rebuilding the region hit by devastating floods a year ago, as hundreds of police and troops patrolled the streets.

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An Indian paramilitary trooper looks through the grill of his helmet visor as he stands guard near a barricade in Srinagar. Indian Kashmir mostly shut down September 7 to protest government delays in rebuilding the region hit by devastating floods a year ago, as hundreds of police and troops patrolled the streets.

Indian government employees are sprayed with dyed water by police, during a demonstration in Srinagar. The employees are demanding their long pending payment arrears and a regularisation of temporary jobs.

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Indian government employees are sprayed with dyed water by police, during a demonstration in Srinagar. The employees are demanding their long pending payment arrears and a regularisation of temporary jobs.

Indian policemen pay tribute at Mazar-e-Shuhada (Martyr's graveyard) during a ceremony marking Martyrs' Day in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Monday

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Indian policemen pay tribute at Mazar-e-Shuhada (Martyr’s graveyard) during a ceremony marking Martyrs’ Day in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, on Monday

A man walks his sheep in a water-logged paddy field after recent rains in Srinagar on Thursday

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A man walks his sheep in a water-logged paddy field after recent rains in Srinagar on Thursday

A woman paddles her boat in her water-logged courtyard after recent rains in the interiors of Dal Lake in Srinagar on Tuesday

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A woman paddles her boat in her water-logged courtyard after recent rains in the interiors of Dal Lake in Srinagar on Tuesday

Bakarwal nomad children are seen through a veil that covers their tent as they react to a Kashmiri man photographing them on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Tuesday, April 21, 2015. Bakarwals are nomadic herders of Jammu Kashmir state who wander in search of good pastures for their cattle.

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Bakarwal nomad children are seen through a veil that covers their tent on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir on Tuesday