Kashmir in lockdown: The story behind Pakistan and India's ongoing battle for control over Kashmir


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Earlier this year the Indian parliament has revoked Article 370 of the India Constitution — which had guaranteed some form of independence for Indian-controlled Kashmir. It sparked an uproar in both Indian and Pakistani-controlled Kashmir. So why do both India and Pakistan claim the region of Kashmir? Why has the removal of one article of the Indian constitution caused such an uproar and what does all this mean for the people who live in the region?

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