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Kashmir dispute

Updated: Mon, 27 Oct 2014

Introduction

In October 2014, tens of thousands of people fled some of the worst violence in Kashmir since a 2003 ceasefire.

The disputed Himalayan region has triggered two wars between Pakistan and India and brought them to the brink of another in 2002. The area is one of the most militarised in the world.

Read the Kashmir briefing.

In October 2014, tens of thousands of people fled some of the worst violence in Kashmir since a 2003 ceasefire.

The disputed Himalayan region has triggered two wars between Pakistan and India and brought them to the brink of another in 2002. The area is one of the most militarised in the world.

Read the Kashmir briefing.