New Delhi, February 20 (KMS): In India, a Pakistani prisoner Shakar Ullah was killed in an attack by Hindu mob in Jaipur Central Jail in Rajasthan.

The Pakistani prisoner Shakiruallah was beaten to death inside the Jaipur Central Jail. »

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Global probe into HR violations in IOK demanded
Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership has said that India cannot stifle the voice for freedom by resorting to aggressive policies and imposing ban on political opponents in the territory.

The leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a joint statement issued in Srinagar made it clear to India that popular movements could not be defeated by military oppression, police highhandedness and killings. The leaders reiterated to continue their struggle against the illegal Indian occupation peacefully and politically. The leaders while condemning the unrelenting attacks on Kashmiri businessmen, students, tourists and people from other walks of life in various states of India said that these attacks were apparently instigated by the ruling regime of India. »

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Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Group of Concerned Citizens (GCC) has stressed the need for a political outreach in the Valley and diplomatic engagement with Pakistan to find out a lasting solution to the Kashmir dispute.

The Group comprises civil society members across communities and regions of Jammu and Kashmir, including jurists, former civil servants academicians, journalists, businessmen and social activists.

The Group of Concerned Citizens in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “A crucial question, which stares us in the face is, why militancy is getting an upshot, instead of being brought under control, as against the claim made by the government and officials in the last few months that militancy has been wiped out.” »

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Islamabad, February 20 (KMS): APHC-AJK chapter has said that under a premeditated plan India is repeating the history of 1947 massacre of Muslims in Jammu.

This was said at the APHC-AJK chapter meeting in Islamabad, which was jointly chaired by Syed Abdullah Gilani and Syed Faiz Naqshbandi. »

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Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Muhammad Yasin Malik and Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi have expressed condolences over the demise of senior Jamaat-e-Islami leader and a well known social activist, Abdul Majeed Fazli. »

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Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): As the Kashmiri people are finding themselves at the receiving end of violence and threats at the hands of Hindu mobs in many Indian cities following the Pulwama blast, the Indians working and living in Kashmir valley are feeling safe and not a single case of anyone being threatened has come to the fore.

The Kashmiri students and businessmen alike are facing violence, harassment and assaults in many Indian cities and towns following the Thursday explosion in Pulwama that left more than 40 Indian paramilitary troops dead. The Kashmiri people have been targeted even in occupied Kashmir’s Jammu city and the fear that has gripped the city can be gauged by the fact that Jammu Muslim Waqf Council has closed its doors for the Kashmiris who are facing attacks in the city. »

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Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hindutva groups have ransacked properties worth millions of rupees belonging to the Muslim community in Poonch town.

The incident happened February 15, 2019, but could not be reported due to the internet suspension in the region. The Hindu rioters were resorted to arson and ransacking of the property of Muslims.

According to the witnesses, the Hindutva rioters raised provocative and anti-Muslim slogans at Mohalla Alapir of Poonch town and destroyed around a dozen of cars apart from other material assets. Some of the rioters have reportedly been videographed by the locals while doing the criminal act. However, the locals said the police have not acted and no one has been arrested.

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Brussels, February 20 (KMS): Speakers at an official meeting arranged by the European Parliament have called for implementation of recommendations put forth in the June 2018 report of the United Nations’ Office of High Commissioner on Human Rights (OHCHR) to conduct a comprehensive and independent and international investigation of human rights violations in occupied Kashmir.

The official meeting was organized by Sub-Committee of Human Right of the European Parliament on Tuesday, 19th February 2019 in Brussels. The participants highlighted the terrible human rights situation in occupied Kashmir and reiterated the demand for establishing the inquiry commission in the light of OHCHR’s recommendations on Kashmir. »

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Condemns sedition charges against 4 female IOK students

Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has said that the Kashmir dispute can only be resolved by addressing it in its historical perspective.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar said that instead of taking measures to resolve long pending issue in its historical perspective, India wants to thrust its choice through barrel of gun.

“This arrogance and persistent denial can’t hold water for long and Delhi has to come to terms with the writing on the wall.”

He said a delay in resolution of the long-running dispute has kept the people of whole South Asia hostage. »

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Srinagar, February 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership while unveiling the brutal Indian acts carried out by its forces in the territory has said that pushing people to the wall is main reason behind the Kashmiri youth opting for the armed path.

The leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a joint statement issued after a meeting in Srinagar said, “Mothers, fathers and even political leadership have no role in this regard; however, the ball lies in the court of Indian political and military leadership.”

The leaders said, “Aggressive policies of India and ban on political dissent are pushing Kashmiris to the wall and hence promoting worst kind of violence.” »

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