Memory hole: Kashmir news archives vanish

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Philippines Daily Inquirer

SRINAGAR — One of the most comprehensive NGO reports on decades of violence and killings in Indian-administered Kashmir is Alleged Perpetrators, published by the most respected rights group in the disputed region. But clicking on the Greater Kashmir newspaper report it cites in the killing of a 16-year-old named Ishtiyaq Ahmad Khanday and two other people now generates a “404 Oops… Page not found!” error. For Sajad Ahmad Dar, who died in hospital after being in police custody in 2012, the Kashmir Reader link says: “Sorry the page you were looking is not here.” And for Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din Malik,…

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