SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir

As expected, U.S. President Donald Trump unveiled his so-called peace plan for Palestine on Tuesday, touching a raw nerve in India-administered Jammu and Kashmir, which was stripped of its autonomous status in August last year.

Speaking to Anadolu Agency, both experts and locals argued that unilateral solutions to long-standing issues like Palestine and Kashmir, would not work.

“The deal offered by President Trump is akin to beating an injured man and persuading him to accept it as treatment. The deal once again shows how oppressed peoples have been used as pawns in both domestic and international

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