New York, Sept 26 (KMS): US President Donald Trump said Wednesday he encouraged India and Pakistan to work out their differences in separate meetings with their prime ministers this week.
“I said, ‘Fellas, work it out. Just work it out,'” Trump told a news conference after attending the UN General Assembly.
“Those are two nuclear countries. They’ve gotta work it out,” he said.
Tensions have soared this year between India and Pakistan, which have fought three full-fledged wars, two over the divided Himalayan territory of Indian-occupied Kashmir. »

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New York, Sept 26 (KMS): Prime Minister Imran Khan said Pakistan wanted to lift its people out of poverty and focus on building a peaceful neighbourhood but the RSS-backed Modi government is following an agenda rooted in racial supremacy.
Talking to the editorial board of Wall Street Journal in New York, he said racism is often rooted in arrogance and arrogance can lead people to make huge blunders, that’s what Modi has done in occupied Kashmir.
Imran Khan said India’s repressive and illegal actions in occupied Kashmir would not only have repercussions for the region but for the entire Muslim world. The world doesn’t realise that we are heading for a big disaster. »

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New York, Sept 26 (KMS): Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned that it was too risky to allow tensions to escalate between nuclear-armed India and Pakistan, saying he would urge the United Nations to step in.
Noting what he said was the world’s indifference to civilian suffering in Kashmir, he condemned India’s military clampdown there and said he would appeal to the United Nations (UN) for help.
“They do not understand that this can go horribly wrong,” the Pakistani leader said at a meeting with editors of The New York Times, according to a report in the newspaper.
“If the UN doesn’t speak about it, who is going to speak about it?” PM Imran said. »

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United Nations, Sept 26 (KMS): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has voiced Pakistan’s support for the Shanghai Cooperation Organization’s burgeoning work with various UN specialized agencies, programmes and funds, while also underscoring the need for settling outstanding disputes in South Asia.
His message of support came at the start of a ministerial-level debate in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) focusing on the role of three bodies – Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and the SCO, whose member countries include Russia, China, former members of the Soviet Union, as well as India and Pakistan – in bolstering peace and security, particularly with countering terrorist threats. »

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New York, Sept 26 (KMS): Azad Jammu and Kashmir President, Sardar Masood Khan has called upon OIC leadership to project voice of Kashmiri people to the UN Secretary General and Security Council to avert a bigger crisis for the entire globe.
In a statement read out at the meeting of OIC Contact Group on Kashmir held at the sideline of 74th UN General Assembly session in New York on Wednesday, he emphasized the UN Security Council to take exception to India’s aggressive posture which poses grave dangers to peace and security in the region, AJK Presidential secretariat said Wednesday.
He urged the international community to find a final and just solution to the long outstanding Kashmir dispute in accordance with its own resolutions as well as wishes and aspirations of the Kashmiri people. »

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New York, Sept 26 (KMS): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday met his Norwegian counterpart Erna Solberg on the sidelines of 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York and briefed her on the current situation in Indian occupied Kashmir.
During the meeting, the two leaders discussed a wide range of bilateral, regional and multilateral issues of mutual interest.
The prime minister briefed the Norwegian prime minister on the current situation in the valley entailing grave risks for peace and security. He underscored the need for urgent steps by the international community to help alleviate the sufferings of Kashmiris subjected to inhuman lockdown for seven weeks. »

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Srinagar, September 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, posters and handbills appearing in streets of Srinagar and other parts of the territory have urged the people to conduct a march towards Lal Chowk in Srinagar on Thursday, Friday and Saturday as a mark of protest against imposition of RSS agenda by Modi led Indian government. »

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Washington, September 25 (KMS): Sabah Hamid resigned from the foundation after realizing it was willing to award Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi despite his increasing authoritarian grip on power, infliction of state violence and communication shutdown in occupied
Kashmir.

A staff member at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation says she has resigned in protest at a decision to honour India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi. This is despite widespread allegations of human rights violations in occupied Kashmir where an ongoing lockdown and communications blackout continue to cripple normal life on its 52nd day today.

In an interview, Sabah Hamid, 42, a communications specialist and programme officer at the foundation for the last three and half years says it erred greatly by honouring the Indian prime minister.

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13,000 boys lifted during Kashmir lockdown

Srinagar, September 25 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, handbills and posters were circulated by Hurriyat activists reaffirming the Kashmiris’ resolve to resist Hindutva forces’ designs to enslave Kashmiri people.

The handbills pasted on electric poles, shop shutters and walls ask people to get united for their honour, dignity and identity and fight back against the Indian aggression. The Hurriyat activists made it clear to India that they neither accepted Indian occupation in the past, nor would accept it in the future. The activists said that their dream was freedom and they would not accept anything less than FREEDOM from India.

Meanwhile, with even not an iota of improvement in situation on ground, life continues to remain uncertain in Kashmir valley and parts of Jammu region on the 52nd consecutive day, today. Right from north to south, business activities continue to remain suspended and public transport is off the road. Mobile calling service, broadband and pocket internet continue to remain shut with attendance of students negligible in all ten districts of the valley and five of the Jammu region.

The clampdown that has affected inter-district road connectivity drastically has specifically brought the challenging times for the patients who rely on the consumption of lifesaving drugs which is running short of stock in the valley. »

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London, September 25 (KMS): A resolution moved during the Kashmir debate at the British opposition Labour Party’s annual conference in Brighton urged the party to play its role in the restoration of basic human rights, the lifting of curfews, and the granting of permission to humanitarian aid organisation and international observers to enter clampdown-hit occupied Kashmir.

The resolution was proposed by Uzma Rasool from Leyton Constituency and Seconded by Cllr Neghat Khan and was supported by Naz Shah MP & Kaneez Akhtar from Keighley.

All four daughters of Kashmir represented the Jammu and Kashmir people in their political Party.

JKSDMI led by Cllr Yasmine Dar, Chairperson JKSDMI UK and Mohammed Azam played a crucial role in tabling the motion.

Raja Najabat Hussain, Chairman JKSDMI, was personally present in the Labour Party Conference in Brighton to support his team.

The text of the resolution goes as under:

This emergency motion is on Kashmir as the UNHRC is meeting this week to discuss the worsening situation in Kashmir. »

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