Indian Police Kill Militant Commander In Kashmir; Protests Erupt

www.oann.com | 8/1/2017 | Staff
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SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) – The top commander of an Islamist group was killed in Indian-ruled Kashmir on Tuesday, a police official said, triggering protests and prompting the authorities to suspend internet and train services.

Abu Dujana, of the Lashkar-e-Taiba militant group, was gunned down with an accomplice in Pulwama district to the south of the region’s summer capital Srinagar, police spokesman Manoj Pandita said.

Tipoff - Police - Search - Village - Hadripora

Acting on a tipoff, police launched a search in the village of Hadripora in the early hours and killed the two in a fierce encounter, Pandita said.

Dujana was implicated in several militant attacks in South...
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