Islamabad seminar appeals UN to hold plebiscite in J&K

Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that India is using its National Investigating Agency to harass the Kashmiri resistance leaders and intimidate them into submission.

The APHC Chairman in a statement issued in Srinagar maintained that such tactics cannot cow down the pro-freedom leadership. He strongly condemned the interrogation of four sons and son-in-law of prominent freedom leader, Syed Salahuddin, by the NIA. »

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Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has said that India will never succeed to suppress the genuine and sacred struggle through the use of brute force.

The forum spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that resolution of the Kashmir dispute as per the wishes and aspirations of the Kashmiri people was highly inevitable. He said those at the helm in New Delhi are deliberately trying to hide and avoid the historic and political reality of the Kashmir dispute which is resulting in the escalation of tension in the region. »

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Islamabad, March 15 (KMS): Speakers at a seminar on Kashmir held in Islamabad, today, reminded the UN of its obligations to implement its resolutions that promised the Kashmiris of giving their right to self-determination.

The seminar was organized by the All Parties Hurriyat Conference in collaboration with the Kashmir Media Service and the speakers included Foreign Office Spokesman, Dr Muhammad Faisal, Justice (retd) Manzoor Hussain Gilani, Ghulam Muhammad Safi, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani, Syed Yousuf Naseem, Sheikh Tajammul-ul-Islam, Dr Farzana Bari, Ishtiaq Hameed, Dr Shaheen Akhtar, Rafiq Dar, Chaudhry Lateef Akbar and Afzal Hussain. »

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Jammu, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Indian police will procure micro Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) fitted with night vision equipment for operations in the territory.

Police officials said that there was a need to have such UAVs for drills including siege and search operations, particularly in the Kashmir Valley. »

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Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders continued to visit the families of the youth martyred by Indian troops during a siege and search operation in Islamabad district on Monday.

A delegation of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led Hurriyat forum comprising Mushtaq Ahmed Sofi, Advocate Yasir Dalal, Peer Ghulam Nabi, Farooq Ahmed Saudagar and others visited the residence of Muhammad Eisa Fazili in Srinagar and expressed solidarity with his family members. »

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Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has said that the sacrifices rendered by the Kashmiri youth for a sacred cause will not be allowed to go waste and their mission will be accomplished at all costs.

Syed Ali Gilani, who is under continued house arrest for the past over eight years, addressing a gathering of mourners in Soura area of Srinagar over telephone from his residence paid glorious tributes to Muhammad Eisa Fazili, Syed Owais Shafi and another youth martyred by Indian troops in Hakoora area of Islamabad district recently. Eisa Fazili belonged to Soura. »

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‘Agency harassing us to put pressure on our father’

Srinagar, March 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, India’s National Investigation Agency continuing its harassment tactics questioned six relatives of prominent freedom leader and the Chief of Hizbul Mujahideen, Syed Salahuddin, including his four sons.

The NIA questioned four sons of Syed Salahuddin and also his son-in-law and son-in-law’s brother in Srinagar in connection with a false case registered in 2011. It summoned Syed Salahuddin’s sons Shakil Ahmed, Javaid Ahmed, Abdul Wahid and Abdul Mueed, as well as Hizb chief’s son-in-law, Umar Farooq, and his brother Syed Khalid. »

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New Delhi, March 15 (KMS): Kashmiri journalists working in Delhi and one based in Doha joined hands to raise money needed for the surety bond for the release of illegally detained Kashmiri photojournalist, Kamran Yousuf, on bail.

Thirty four Kashmiri journalists working in Delhi and one based in Doha came together to raise Rs 50,000 for the surety bond for Kamran Yousuf. »

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