June 2, 2012

INDEPENDENCE WILL COME AT THE BALLOT BOX:

Kashmir militants give up fight and head home (Zulfiqar Ali, 6/02/12, BBC)

Twenty years after they took up arms to fight Indian rule in the Kashmir valley, hundreds of local insurgents are now returning to their homes after renouncing militancy.

The reasons are diminishing support from the Pakistani government, a realisation that the "Kashmir jihad" is going nowhere and a promise of amnesty by the Indian government.

Posted by at June 2, 2012 5:48 PM
  

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