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6 Killed, More Than 20 Wounded in Indian Kashmir


At least six people have been killed and more than 20 wounded in the latest shootings and bombings in Indian Kashmir.

Police say separatist militants killed three civilians south of Srinagar late Tuesday, one of them was a Muslim village head in the Rajouri district. Indian troops shot dead three militants in Doda district Wednesday.

More than 20 civilians were wounded in two grenade explosions. In one attack, militants hurled a grenade at a security force patrol at a crowded market in Jammu but missed, wounding at least 18 people.

Another three civilians were wounded when a grenade exploded near a military bunker north of Srinagar.