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Militant slain in Tral gunfight identified

Tral: A militant was killed in an encounter between government forces and militants at Brenpathri forests in Tral township of Pulwama district on Wednesday. The slain militant was identified as Shabir Malik, a resident of Nagbal village in Tral town of Pulwama district. He was affiliated with Ansar Gazwat-ul-Hind militant outfit. Earlier, government forces had […]

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Four militants slain in Shopian gunfight identified

Shopian: Four militants who were killed in an encounter between government forces and militants at Daramdora area of Keegam village in South Kashmir’s Shopian district have been identified. The slain militants have been identified as Showkat Ahmad @ Arshid from Chandpora Rajpora, Azad Ahmad Khanday @ Molvi from Bamnoo Pulwama, Suhail Yousuf from Berthipora Shopian […]

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J&K authorities probing if Zakir Musa met Jaish militants a day before his encounter

Srinagar: Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir are looking into the possibility of a collaboration between Pakistan-based banned militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and Zakir Musa’s Jammu and Kashmir-based Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind (AGH). Musa, whose real name was Zakir Rashid Bhat, was killed in a gun battle with security forces on 23 May. It has recently come to […]