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India just pulled Jammu and Kashmir’s autonomy. Here’s why that is a big deal for this contested region

Aug 8th, 2019 | By

By Ahsan I. Butt The Modi government’s move could mean increased regional instability. After a week of rumors and misinformation, on Monday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government announced changes to the constitutional and legal status of the state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). There are two principal components: (1) scrapping Article 370 and the