Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC), Syed Ali Gilani has strongly condemned the recent remarks of the Indian Home Minister that the resistance leaders use every opportunity to provoke the masses and incite anti-India sentiment.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “We have time and again reiterated our stance that we neither horbour any hatred against India nor want or wish anything bad for the people of India. We wholeheartedly wish them good and honestly and want them to live in peace and prosperity.” »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement (JKSM), Zafar Akber Butt has expressed concern over plight of illegally detained Hurriyat leaders and activists languishing in different jails of India and the territory.

Zafar Akber Butt in a statement issued in Srinagar said continued illegal detention of party leaders including Hilal Beig were posing a great threat to their lives. »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a delegation of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League (JKPL) compromising Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, Mohammad Ashraf Sofi, Jaffar Kashmiri and Shabbir Ahmad visited the residence of Farooq Ahmad Dar, Co-Chairman of Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA), at Bemina in Srinagar and condoled with him on the demise of his father.

The delegation on the occasion prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and courage to the family to bear the irreparable loss. »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the family of Hurriyat leader, Farooq Ahmed Tawheedi has expressed apprehension as he was not brought to the valley despite released by the high court of the territory.

The high Court quashed detention of Farooq Ahmed Tawheedi on November 28, 2018. His family took the orders to Kot Bhalwal jail, Jammu, where he was lodged. »

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Funeral prayers in absentia held for youth martyred in Tral

Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik strongly condemning the policy of killing and repression adopted by India in the territory has termed the ongoing bloodshed by Indian troops as systematic genocide of Kashmiris.

The Joint Resistance Leadership in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the Kashmiri people had nourished their ongoing just freedom struggle with the blood of lacs of martyrs. It said that India’s attempt to compel the Kashmiris through the use of brute force to give up their freedom movement would only further deteriorate the already deteriorated situation in the occupied territory. The JRL paying glowing tributes to the six youth martyred by Indian troops in Tral area of Pulwama, yesterday, said that the mission of Kashmiri martyrs would be accomplished despite all odds. »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has appreciated the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, for reiterating official and historical position on disputed territory during a telephonic conversation with the Pakistan Prime Minister, Imran Khan.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar reiterated his call for unfettered and unconditional access to the human rights organizations to independently monitor the grim human rights situation in occupied Kashmir. He urged the UN Chief to send a commission to probe the human rights violations in Kashmir as recommended by former UN Human Rights Commissioner, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, earlier this year. »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference leaders, Muhammad Yousuf Naqash, Bilal Siddiqi and Muhammad Yasin Attai, visited the residences of youth, martyred by Indian troops last week in Sirnoo area of Pulwama and expressed solidarity with their families.

The Hurriyat leaders speaking on the occasion, paid rich tributes to the martyred youth and said sacrifices by the Kashmiri youth are priceless asset for the ongoing movement. They said that the Kashmiri martyrs’ mission would be taken to its logical conclusion despite all odds. »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, former member of the Kashmir Assembly and the President of Awami Ittehad Party, Sheikh Abdul Rasheed, has condemned the victimization of Muslims in the so-called anti-encouragement drive in Beli Chadana area in Jammu.

Sheikh Abdul Rasheed in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the way the authorities early in the morning raided Beli Chadana locality and tried to demolish houses was condemnable. He said that the authorities should never be selective and communal in their approach. »

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Srinagar, December 23 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, as per the JRL programme, Hurriyat activists offered Nimaz-e-Jinaza in absentia of martyrs of Tral at various places. »

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London, December 23 (KMS): The President of London-based Jammu and Kashmir Council for Human Rights (JKCHR), Dr Syed Nazir Gilani, has urged the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, to take cognizance of the stepped up Indian state terrorism in occupied Kashmir.

Dr Syed Nazir Gilani in a letter sent to the UN Rights Chief drew her attention towards the killing of six youth by Indian troops in Tral area of Pulwama on Saturday. »

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