Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Muhammad Yasin Malik, has said that Indian oppression has turned the territory into a Karbala where battle between truth and the falsehood, oppression and the oppressed is going on since decades.

Muhammad Yasin Malik addressing a gathering at Zadibal in Srinagar said for the last seventy one years, Kashmiris are being oppressed and subjected to torture by the so-called largest democracy. “Our young ones are killed with impunity, jailed under black laws and humiliated on daily basis,” he said. »

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Geneva, September 22 (KMS): In Geneva, the Kashmir delegation to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), launched a unique photo exhibition aimed at telling the story of Kashmir dispute through the work of renowned international photojournalists working in occupied Kashmir.

Students of war and conflict from the University of Geneva and human rights activists from various conflict zones took keen interest in the exhibition. »

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Protesters subjected to force in Shopian, many injured

Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that the people of the territory are fighting for a just cause for the last over seven decades and are witnessing Karbala-like situation almost every day.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that more than 6.5 lakh Kashmiris had been killed and properties worth trillions lost while lakhs of people injured but the Indian brutality and repression, through its local conduits, seemed to have no end. He strongly condemned the use of brute force by the Indian police against the Aashura processions in Srinagar that caused injuries to scores of mourners, yesterday. He also denounced the arrest of mourners including Hurriyat leaders. »

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Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, several people were injured after Indian troops and police personnel used brute force on peaceful protesters in Shirmal area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district, today.

Locals told media that a joint team of Indian army, police and paramilitary personnel besieged the area and started door-to-door searches early in the morning. »

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Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops launched a massive cordon and search operation in several villages of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, today.

The troops cordoned off Lassipora, Armula, Alaipora, Batnur, Garbug, Naupora Payeen, Hajdarpora and Acchan areas of the district and launched door-to-door searches, causing huge inconvenience to the local people.

The operation comes in the district following the killing of three Indian policemen in Shopian district of south Kashmir, yesterday.

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Geneva, September 22 (KMS): On the sidelines of the 39th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, the International Human Rights Association of American Minorities (IHRAAM), in collaboration with International Commission for Human Rights (ICHR), conducted a parallel event “Obstacles to right to self-determination.”

Barrister Abdul Majeed Tramboo of IHRAAM, chairing the event, remarked that civil society and NGOs have been vocal since the inception of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to ensure that the right to self-determination is brought back on its agenda. He posed the question of obstacles and the methods to remove them, asking if there was a way to successfully influence the UNHRC to return the right to self-determination back on its agenda and put in action. “It is a combination of issues and causes around the world that demands that the right to self-determination be put back on the agenda of the Human Rights Council,” Barrister Tramboo emphasized. »

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Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference (JKMC) has condemned the killing of innocent Kashmiris by Indian troops on daily basis.

The JKMC in its executive committee meeting in Srinagar discussed the latest situation of the territory and urged the immediate release of the party Chairman, Shabbir Ahmed Dar. »

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Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Human Rights Commission has issued notices to the Deputy Commissioner of Baramulla and Senior Superintendent Police (SSP), Sopore, in the killing of Hurriyat activist, Hakeem-ur-Rehman Sultani.

The Commission Chairman, Justice (Retd) Bilal Nazki, issued the notices, asking the DC and SSP to file a compliance report into the killing of Hakeem-ur-Rehman Sultani, who was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on September 09, 2018. »

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Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a Srinagar district court, today, extended the judicial remand of journalist, Aasif Sultan, till 1st October, 2018.

Indian police had picked up Aasif Sultan, an Assistant Editor at a local magazine, Kashmir Narrator, from his home in Batamaloo area of Srinagar on August 27. »

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Srinagar, September 22 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the President of High Court Bar Association, Mian Abdul Qayoom, has told the High Court that proper inspection of jails has not taken place despite several orders from the court from June 2011 to August 2018. »

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