Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities, today, did not allow to offer Friday prayers in historic Jamia Masjid in Nowhatta area of Srinagar as restrictions were imposed ahead of the second martyrdom anniversary of popular youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani.

Indian troops had martyred Burhan Wani along with his two associates in Kokernag area of Islamabad district on July 8, 2016. Burhan’s martyrdom had triggered mass uprising against the Indian occupation in Kashmir and the men in uniform had killed around 120 civilians to crush the uprising. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League Chairman (JKPL), Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, 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.

Mukhtar Ahmad Waza said this while addressing a gathering in Shangus area of Islamabad district. He said, Kashmir is a political and humanitarian issue and it is our consistent stand that this issue can be resolved through a meaningful dialogue among Pakistan, India and the people of Kashmir in line with the relevant UN resolutions. He maintained that the Indian military might cannot muzzle the genuine aspirations of Kashmiri people. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, taking a strong note of shifting Aasiya Andrabi and her two associates to Delhi, has called for a complete shutdown tomorrow (Saturday).

The leaders in a joint statement in Srinagar condemned the NIA’s action and termed it the worst form of political vendetta against the resistance leadership. »

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Indian troops had martyred Burhan Wani along with his two associates in Kokernag area of Islamabad district on July 8, 2016. Burhan’s martyrdom had triggered mass uprising against the Indian occupation in Kashmir and the men in uniform had killed over 120 civilians to suppress the uprising.

Hurriyat leaders, Hilal Ahmad War, Javaid Ahmad Mir and Umar Aadil Dar today visited Tral and expressed solidarity and sympathy with the families of the martyred youth. Paying rich tributes to Burhan Wani, Sabzar Butt, Abid Hussain Khan, Ashfaq Ahmad Khan and other martyrs, they visited the martyrs’ graveyards and also the residence of the martyred youth to express solidarity with their families. Speaking on the occasion, they reaffirmed the Kashmiris’ resolve to take the mission of their martyrs to its logical end. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference (JKMC), Shabbir Ahmed Dar led a delegation which included International Forum for Justice Chairman Mohammad Ahsan Untoo, Arshad Ahmed and Majid today visited Ladoo Pampore and expressed solidarity with the family of young boy Faizan who was martyred by Indian forces at Pulwama.

Shabbir Ahmed Dar in his address to the mourners said that the martyrdom of this innocent boy is a reminder of the brutalities of Indian forces, who have been on a killing spree for last thirty years. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the authorities have detained many Hurriyat leaders to prevent them from participating in various programmes announced by the Joint Resistance Leadership in connection with the 2nd martyrdom anniversary of popular youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani.

Burhan Wani was killed along with two associates by the Indian troops in a fake encounter in Kokernag area of Islamabad district on July 08, 2016. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the second martyrdom anniversary of the prominent Kashmiri youth leader, Burhan Muzaffar Wani, will be observed on Sunday with the reaffirmation of the people’s resolve that the Kashmiri martyrs’ mission will be accomplished at all costs.

Call for the observance of the day has been given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. Complete shutdown will be observed on the day to pay rich tributes to Burhan Wani and those killed by the Indian troops during the mass uprising erupted after the killing of Burhan Wani on the 8th of July in 2016. »

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Toronto, July 06 (KMS): The President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Masood Khan has urged the Canadian Senate, House of Commons and Ontario Legislative Assembly to raise and discuss the Kashmir dispute and send a fact-finding mission to occupied Kashmir and Azad Kashmir to help in finding a resolution of the lingering Kashmir dispute.

Sardar Masood Khan was addressing members of the prestigious Canadian International Council (CIC) whose President, Fraser Mann, presided over the session. Pakistani Consul General, Imran Siddiqui, also attended the event. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission has sought reports from deputy commissioners of Islamabad and Kulgam districts on separate petitions, seeking directions to find real facts into the killing of two civilians at Srigufwara and Chader areas, last month.

Muhammad Yousuf of Srigufwara was killed in the firing of Indian troops on protesters during a cordon and search operation on June 22 while Yawar Ahmed Dar of Gusipora Wanpoh was shot dead by the troops during demonstrations in Kulgam on June 02. Besides killings, a number of civilians were injured in the troops’ actions. »

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Srinagar, July 06 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference General Secretary, Ghulam Nabi Sumjhi, has expressed serious concern over the arrest spree unleashed by the Indian forces and cautioned the authorities to end the reign of terror in the Valley.

Ghulam Nabi Sumjhi in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the repressive and suppressive measures would not be able to force Kashmiris to submission and despite the arbitrary measures, detentions, humiliations and denial of political space they would pursue their cherished mission. »

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