Nearly two months after the Indian government stripped away statehood from the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, new tensions are brewing in Ladakh, a remote and picturesque part of that territory that borders China. Photo: AP

Kashmir unrest spreads to Ladakh, the mountainous region on the Chinese border

  • When the change in governmental status was announced for Ladakh, there were celebrations by its Buddhist population
  • For decades, Buddhist leaders complained that Muslims controlled funds and jobs allotted by the central government
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Nearly two months after the Indian government stripped away statehood from the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, new tensions are brewing in Ladakh, a remote and picturesque part of that territory that borders China. Photo: AP
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