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India-Pakistan: September 13, 2002
   

About a thousand Moslems in Kashmir demonstrated to protest two civilians killed by police. The government says the men were caught in crossfire during a battle with rebels, but the protesters say the police fired without provocation. The government says it will investigate. Since the rebels try to blend in with the civilian population, the police are often inclined to shoot on suspicion of rebel activity.