Curfew in Indian state after tribal militants kill 48




 
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December 24th, 2014  
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By Biswajyoti Das GUWAHATI, India (Reuters) - India imposed a curfew in parts of the northeastern state of Assam on Wednesday after suspected tribal guerrillas killed 48 people in a series of attacks in retaliation for an offensive against them. Assam has a history of sectarian bloodshed and groups fighting for greater autonomy or secession from India. Tuesday's attacks in four places by militants of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland within the space of an hour were the deadliest in months. ...

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