Srinagar, July 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Secretary General, Ghulam Nabi Sumjhi has strongly condemned the ransacking of properties by Indian forces in the name of search operations and night raids in nook and corner of the territory, saying the authorities have waged a war on innocent civilians.

While referring to the night raids and CASOs carried out by Indian troops in several villages in South Kashmir, Sumjhi in a statement issued in Srinagar said that scores of innocent and peaceful protestors were injured in the indiscriminate firing. »

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Srinagar, July 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Forensic Science Laboratory has established that the nomadic Muslim girl raped and murdered in Kathua this January was sedated during captivity. The girl, Aasifa, belonging to a Bakarwal Muslim family, was kidnapped on January 10 and her body was found on January 17 near Rasana village in Hiranagar tehsil of Kathua district of Jammu. »

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Srinagar, July 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism, martyred two youth in Islamabad district, today. The youth identified as Bilal Ahmad and Abid Hussain Butt were killed after Indian forces destroyed a house with explosive material during a cordon and search operation in Mehman Mohalla area of Lal Chowk in Islamabad town.

Locals said that heavy firing and blasts were heard which created panic in the entire Lal Chowk area of the southern district. The operation is still on in the area. Internet was shut in Islamabad district while train service was suspended across south Kashmir in view of anti-India protests. »

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London, July 25 (KMS): The United Nations human rights report on Kashmir, released last month, was raised in the British House of Lords by British peers who called on the government to take steps to help implement the recommendations. Lord Qurban Hussain raised the issue in the Upper House of Parliament, calling upon the UK government to facilitate an independent international inquiry into rights abuses in occupied Jammu and Kashmir. »

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Srinagar, July 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has stressed that the unanimous demand of all the resistance leadership should only be “We Want Freedom from India”.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai addressing a seminar in Srinagar asked for ignoring minor issues within the ranks and coming to common terms. The event was organized by the Joint Resistance Leadership to mark the year-long detention of Hurriyat leaders in Delhi’s Tihar Jail after arrest by the National Investigation Agency (NIA). He said the need of the hour is to stay united. However, he added, the unity should not be restricted to a few organizations or a few people. »

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Srinagar, July 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, several people were injured in violent actions of India forces against protesters in Islamabad town, today. Protests erupted after people defied curfew during a cordon and search operation of Indian forces at Mehmaan mohalla in Lal Chowk locality of the town.

Indian Army’s Rashtriya Rifles 162 and 40 Battalion of Central Reserve Police Force had jointly launched the operation.

Meanwhile, authorities blocked mobile and Internet services and suspended train service between Srinagar and Banihal.

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