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In thirty years of armed insurrections in this stretch of Assam, hundreds have been killed, many more have gone missing and a few million have been displaced. Another few thousands will be forced out of their home this winter. The survivors have lost count of the dead and the government has no data of the number of victims.
Security forces are battling militants belonging to NDFB(S), accused of Tuesday's carnage in A am. The encounter is taking place near the border with Bhutan, TV reports said. NDFB (S) is a breakaway...