2018 July 14 » Kashmir Media Service

Strike against killing of civilian continues in Trehgam

Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that the Kashmiris are pursuing a peaceful movement to achieve their right to self-determination and they will never succumb to the state terrorism unleashed by India to suppress their struggle.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement in Srinagar strongly condemned the curbs imposed by the occupation authorities, yesterday, to prevent a march towards Naqashband Sahib. The APHC Chairman said that India had turned occupied Kashmir into a military garrison. He criticized the Indian rulers for their undemocratic and autocratic approach on Kashmir.

The Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, in a statement in Srinagar welcomed the assertion of the UN Chief, Antonio Guterres, wherein he backed the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zaid Ra’ad Hussein’s call for international investigation into human rights violations by Indian troops in occupied Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops have launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in Kupwara district.

The troops have cordoned off Halmatpora area of the district and started searches.

SSP Kupwara, Shriram Ambarkar Dinkar, confirmed to media that the troops have launched a siege and search operation in the area.

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Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested three youth during nocturnal raids in Pulwama district.

The police arrested the youth during nocturnal raids in Kakapora area of the district.

Local told media that the police took into custody three youth including brothers of two martyred youth during nocturnal raids in the area. »

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Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown continued in Trehgam area of Kupwara district, today, against the killing of a youth by the Indian army.

The youth, Khalid Ahmed Malik, a resident of Trehgam, was killed after Indian army personnel resorted to firing on peaceful protesters on Wednesday.

All shops and other business establishment remained closed while transport was off the road.

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Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the son and wife of Hurriyat leader, Peer Saifullah, have appealed to the international human rights organisations to help release the ailing leader from illegal detention.

Almost a year ago, Peer Saifullah was called to Humhama area of Srinagar, taken into custody and shifted to New Delhi by the sleuths of India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA). Since then, he has not spoken to his two-member family in Srinagar. »

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Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Mutahida Majlis-e-Ulema and Anjuman-e-Auqaf Jamia Masjid, Srinagar, have termed the occupation authorities’ action of preventing Juma prayers at historic Jamia Masjid as a direct interference in the religious affairs of the people.

The authorities disallowed congregational prayers at the grand mosque on Friday by imposing restrictions in Srinagar to stop people from conducting a march towards Naqashband Sahib. Cal for the march was given by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik to pay tributes to the Kashmiri martyrs particularly those massacred by the troops of Dogra Maharaja on 13th July in 1931. »

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Mujahideen say Tariq was killed by Indian agencies

Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, according him the status of a martyr, the body of a youth from Heff village in Shopian district was exhumed from the general graveyard after five days and buried at Heff’s martyrs’ graveyard by local people.

The youth, Tariq Ahmad Mohand, was abducted by unknown men on July 8 from outside his home. His body was found the next day at Rakhmoman area of Arwani in neighbouring Kulgam district. After a post-mortem conducted at sub-district hospital, Shopian, police in Kulgam handed over the body to the family. »

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Brussels, July 14 (KMS): Kashmir Council EU (KCEU) held a peaceful protest camp in Brussels, the capital city of Belgium, on the occasion of the martyrdom anniversary of Kashmiri martyrs of 13th July 1931.

The camp was organized in front of European Union’s institutions including EU’s External Action Service at the EU headquarters in Brussels. The programme was a part of Kashmir Council European Union’s widespread awareness movement on Kashmir and copies of the UN’s recent report on Kashmir were also handed over to the officials of the EU’s institutions. »

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Srinagar, July 14 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have condoled with senior resistance leader, Mukhtar Ahmed Sofi, on the sad demise of his father in Malakhnag area of Islamabad district.

The spokesman of Jammu and Kashmir Democratic Freedom Party (DFP) in a statement issued in Srinagar, paying tributes to the deceased, hailed his role in the ongoing resistance movement. He prayed Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and give courage to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss with patience. »

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New Delhi, July 14 (KMS): India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned an occupied Kashmir-based journalist for examination in connection with a false case registered against Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM) Chairperson, Aasiya Andrabi, and her associates, Nahida Nasreen and Fehmeeda Sofi.

Aaqib Javaid, who is presently working as a reporter with local daily Kashmir Observer, has been summoned by the NIA to attend its headquarters in New Delhi on July 15 (Sunday). He has been asked to attend the NIA superintendent, Vikas Katheria, who is chief investigating officer of the fake case registered against Aasiya Andrabi, Fehmeeda Sofi and Nahida Nasreen under the charges of sedition and waging of war against India. The case was registered on April 27, 2018 in New Delhi by the NIA. »

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