Srinagar, June 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir (TeH) has expressed serious concern over the continued illegal detention of several Hurriyat leaders including Raja Merajuddin Kalwal, Altaf Ahmed Shah, Peer Saifullah and Ayaz Muhammad Akbar.

Tehreek-e-Hurriyat in a statement issued in Srinagar said, Raja Merajuddin’s seven-member family has no male member at home. “The seven female members at home include his four small daughters, wife, mother-in-law and his own mother,” it said. Raja Merajuddin Kalwal continues to remain under detention at New Delhi’s Tihar Jail for the past several months. »

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Geneva, June 22 (KMS): Diplomats, human rights activists and defenders have said that Kashmir Conflict entered a new era this week.

They said the United Nations has made the biggest progress in the conflict since the passing of the Security Council resolutions. They said, the first-ever comprehensive UN report on Kashmir, released on June 14, 2018, brings the conflict to the forefront of international agenda. The UN has paved the way for an international humanitarian and political intervention in Kashmir and, in doing so, has revived international interest in the long-drawn conflict, they added. »

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Srinagar, June 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, five people were martyred and dozens others, including a woman, were injured in the brutal actions of Indian troops in Islamabad district, today.

The troops opened fire on a residential house during a cordon and search operation in Srigufwara area of the district, critically injuring the owner of the house, Muhammad Yousuf Rathar, and his wife, Hafeeza Begum. The injured were shifted to sub-district hospital Bijbehara for treatment. However, Rathar was declared dead on arrival while Hafeeza was shifted to Soura Institute of Medical Sciences in Srinagar for specialized treatment. »

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