Not able to remove myself as a watcher

I am not able to remove myself as a watcher on an issue. I removed myself and it shows watcher as 0. Then I refresh the issue. watcher count is 1 again.

Why can't I remove myself as a watcher? Any idea?

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That's odd. Do you have any custom add-on in place that adds WATCHERS automatically to a ticket with certain conditions?

Can you make sure that you have the *Manage Watchers* permissions for this project? 

Also, try doing this test with a different browser. 

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