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New Hindu-Muslim clashes erupt in Indian Kashmir
Associated Press ^ | Aug 10, 2013 9:33 AM EDT | Aijaz Hussain

Posted on 08/10/2013 8:18:22 AM PDT by Olog-hai

Fresh clashes erupted Saturday between groups of Hindus and Muslims in the Indian portion of Kashmir, wounding three people, police said.

The rival groups also burned some homes in Paddar, a village about 50 kilometers (40 miles) north of the town of Kishtwar, where clashes between Muslims and Hindus during Muslim holiday celebrations Friday killed at least two people and injured 24.

Police rushed to Paddar on Saturday to control the situation, a police officer said on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to reporters. …

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; Philosophy; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: india; kashmir; pakistan; rop

1 posted on 08/10/2013 8:18:22 AM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Darn. Now they won’t have time to brutalize Christians.


2 posted on 08/10/2013 8:23:30 AM PDT by EricT. (Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. Big brother is watching you.)
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To: EricT.

How can this be? I thought moozlums were nonviolent peace-lovers?


3 posted on 08/10/2013 8:37:02 AM PDT by ogen hal (First amendment or reeducation camp)
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To: Olog-hai

Muslims invading India across the centuries is number two of man caused deaths which stands in the 50 to 70 million range, and is only topped by the carnage of World War II. A sobering statistic.


4 posted on 08/10/2013 10:03:07 AM PDT by SpaceBar
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To: ogen hal

Ain’t just the Muslims who attack Christians.


5 posted on 08/10/2013 10:29:33 AM PDT by EricT. (Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. Big brother is watching you.)
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