2018 June 29 » Kashmir Media Service

Protesters subjected to force, many injured

Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh acts of state terrorism martyred five Kashmiris in Pulwama and Kupwara districts, today.

The troops killed three youth in Thamuna area of Pulwama and one at Tunga-Kachama in Kupwara during cordon and search operations. The troops also destroyed a residential house at Thamuna. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have said that the sacrifices of Kashmiri martyrs will not be allowed to go waste and their mission will be accomplished at all costs.

The Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference in a meeting, presided over by its Chairman, Shabbir Ahmed Dar, in Srinagar paid glowing tributes to a boy, Khalid Sharif, on his 9th martyrdom anniversary. The meeting was attended by Muhammad Sultan Magray, Merajuddin Soleh, Bashir Ahmed and Ghulam Nabi Waseem. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, several people were injured, some of them critically, when Indian troops used brute force on peaceful protesters in Pulwama town, today.

People took to the streets at Chatpora in the town after the troops launched a cordon and search operation in adjacent Thamuna area. They marched towards Thamuna raising high-pitched pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. »

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Petition filed before Indian HR body for investigation

Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): A rights activist has filed a petition before India’s National Human Right Commission (NHRC) seeking investigation into the killings that took place during PDP-BJP coalition regime.

The Chairman of International Forum for Justice and Human Rights, Muhammad Ahsan Untoo, has sought investigation into the killings that occurred in the territory during four year rule of PDP-BJP.

In his petition he states, “235 civilians were killed in the PDP–BJP regime. 460 mujahideen were killed, over 1,050 people were blinded, over 17,000 partially blinded and injured.” »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, eight years have passed after three teenagers were killed in Islamabad town during the 2010 uprising but justice continues to elude the families of the victims.

Shujaat-ul-Islam, 17, Ishtiyaq Ahmed Khanday, 15, and Imtiyaz Ahmed Itoo, 17, were shot dead by the Indian police personnel in the compound of a house when they were chasing protesters in Anchidora locality of the town on June 29, 2010. Three other persons received bullet injuries in the police firing. »

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Muzaffarabad, June 29 (KMS): The Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Cell, Muhammad Idrees Abbasi, has said that settlement of the Kashmir dispute in accordance with the aspirations of the Kashmiri people is essential for ensuring permanent peace in the region.

Muhammad Idrees Abbasi during a meeting with the Ambassador of Switzerland to Pakistan, Thomas Kolly, in Muzaffarabad briefed him about the Indian atrocities in occupied Kashmir. He said that India had unleashed a reign of terror in the occupied territory where under the guise of so-called search operations, houses were raided and young Kashmiris were killed.

He said that the international community should take notice of the Indian state terrorism in occupied Kashmir and the United Nations should implement its resolutions on Kashmir so that permanent peace could be established in the South Asia region.

The Admin Director of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Cell, Raja Muhammad Sajjad Khan, Director Operations, Raja Muhammad Aslam Khan and members of a delegation accompanying the Swiss Ambassador were also present on the occasion.

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Two Indian soldiers injured in Shopian attack

Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred one Kashmiri youth in Kupwara district, today.

The troops killed the youth during a violent military operation in Tunga-Kachama area of the district. The operation was still going on till reports last came in. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) has strongly condemned the occupation authorities for not producing party leaders in High Court for hearing of the false cases registered against them despite court orders.

A JKML spokesman in a statement in Srinagar condemned the denial of justice to the party leaders and termed it political vendetta. He said not producing Muhammad Yousuf Mir, Assadullah Parray, Showkat Hakim, Merajuddin Mandy and Molvi Sajjad in court is the worst form of state terrorism and human rights violation. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) has rejected the latest recommendation of the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs asking the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to file a fresh FIR against the party Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, terming it another ploy of India to muzzle the genuine voices.

The DeM spokesperson in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the move depicted the frustration of the Indian government. “The NIA drama was enacted in the past too and when nothing transpired, the NlA had to omit the name of the DeM Chairperson. This fresh drama too will meet the same fate as it also is based on falsehood,” she added. »

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Geneva, June 29 (KMS): Speakers including Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo and advocate Ayoub Rathor have urged the UN to regard the aspirations of Kashmiri people and ascertain their political destiny through right to self-determination.

Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo and advocate Ayoub Rathor addressing the UN Road Conference held in Geneva in a joint voice said it is duty of the international community and UN to implement the resolutions passed in highest institution of the world. »

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