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European diplomats check India's loosening of Kashmir clampdown

Reuters Wednesday, 12 February 2020
More than two dozen diplomats are visiting Indian-administered Kashmir, New Delhi said on Wednesday, as the country tries to reassure foreign allies following several months of unrest in the contested territory.
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