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mass rapes in kashmir

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Amnesty International India has urged authorities in Jammu and Kashmir to avoid delay in conducting fresh investigations into the alleged rapes of over 30 women by soldiers of the Indian army in 1991 in the towns of Kunan and Poshpora. Timeline of the case On the night of February 23, 1991, army personnel entered the towns of Kunan and Poshpora to conduct a search operation. They confined the men of the village outside, then allegedly entered their homes and raped between 23 and 53 women, according to different reports. On 18 June 2013, a local court in Kupwara district directed