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The change to Kashmir’s status as an autonomous state, which both India and Pakistan lay claim to, comes after an unexpected lockdown in the province.
The Supreme Court declined to hear the case of Moath al-Alwi, in which the government has made some eyebrow-raising claims about detention and rendition.
The writer Heshmat Alavi pushes regime change in Iran. But an MEK defector says the controversial, exiled opposition group created the persona.
Israeli military officials privately pressed for an exemption to intelligence restrictions during a 2006 war with Hezbollah.
“Torture is an ongoing issue in Kashmir, but the reality is that most cases are not even reported.”