Global News Blog In Kashmir, police open fire on protesters

The shooting marks yet another violent confrontation this year between Kashmiris and Indian authorities.

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Indian paramilitary forces opened fire on demonstrators today, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, after protests erupted at a security base in Kashmir. The incident, which took place in Ramban district, marks yet another confrontation between Kashmiris and Indian occupying forces this year in the contested Himalayan region.