Four young men shot dead by Indian troops in Kashmir – Al Marsad

INDIA – Four young men were killed in a shootout of Indian troops during clashes with residents of the New Delhi-controlled part of Kashmir, disputed by Pakistan.

On Thursday, the Indian news channel Geo News reported that young people were killed on Wednesday when Indian forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Raviabad neighborhood of Baramulla city. Indian troops used helicopters, War during cordon and search operations “.

According to local reports of the deaths of young people, the number of people killed by Indian security forces since last Friday has risen to 14

In June, the United Nations accused India of using excessive force in its handling of demonstrators who reject its rule in the region and called for an international investigation.

The Indian-controlled Kashmir also includes resistance groups that have been fighting since 1989 against what they consider an “Indian occupation” of their areas but India calls them “militants.”

It is worth mentioning that the people of the region to secede from India and join Pakistan since the independence of the two countries from Britain in 1947 and their share of the Muslim-majority Kashmir.

 

Source Anatolia Agency.