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India: Gunmen target minorities in Jammu and Kashmir

In separate incidents in Kashmir in October 2021, unidentified gunmen shot and killed seven people, four of them from the Hindu and Sikh minority communities.

India: Jammu and Kashmir police raid journalists’ homes

The homes of four journalists in Srinagar were raided by the police on 8 September. They were held for a day and questioned about their links to a website that allegedly publishes content that threatens journalists and activists.

Kashmiri women walk by as Indian government forces guard the area in the old city after an explosion, in Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir, 5 August 2021, Yawar Nazir/Getty Images

Kashmir police raid homes of journalist Qazi Shibli and his family members

The Committee to Protect Journalists urged authorities in Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir to stop harassing journalist Qazi Shibli whose house was raided on 5 August. Shibli is the editor of news website “The Kashmiriyat”.