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India holds talks with northeast rebel groups, may free separatists

India offered to consider releasing five top jailed separatist leaders if rebels end decades of violence in the northeast state of Assam. “The home minister stated that the request for releasing five ULFA detainees from jail would be considered in consultation with the Assam government,” a joint statement by government peace negotiators and rebel representatives said on Thursday. The statement was released after representatives of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) held talks with government negotiators, including Home Minister Shivraj Patil, in New Delhi. Full Story

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