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Aug. 7, 2019. Protest against the Hindu nationalist-led government's revocation of the special constitutional status of Muslim-majority Jammu and Kashmir state by presidential order. (Photo: ©AP Photo/ Altaf Qadri, 2019.) This photo is licensed; do not copy or download.

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