Protesters clash with Indian law enforcement authorities at funeral in disputed Kashmir

February 10, 2015 7:30 AM

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Protesters clash with Indian law enforcement authorities at funeral in disputed Kashmir

Kashmiri activists of Awami Itihaad party shout slogans as they hold banners with photographs of pro-independence leader Mohammed Maqbool Butt, right and former Kashmiri rebel Mohammed Afzal Guru during a protest in Srinagar, India, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Anti India separatists called for a strike Monday to mark the anniversary of the execution of Guru who was hanged in secret in a New Delhi jail two years ago.Separatists have called for another strike on Wednesday to mark the 1984 hanging of pro-independence leader Mohammed Maqbool Butt, who was executed for killing an intelligence officer. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan) (The Associated Press)

SRINAGAR, India – Hundreds of angry protesters clashed with Indian authorities on Tuesday at the funeral of a young man killed during a demonstration in disputed Kashmir. Separatists called for a daylong strike in the tense Himalayan territory.

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