Independence Day ceremony celebrations in
Pakistan [AFP]
India and Pakistan are marking 60 years of independence.

But the state of Kashmir – claimed by both countries and marred by violence ever since partition in 1947 – remains a striking symbol of their differences.

Can the dispute ever be resolved and what does the future hold for Kashmir's people?

Inside Story investigates.

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This episode aired 14th August 2007.

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