2020 May 26 » Kashmir Media Service

Beijing, May 26 (KMS): Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday ordered the military to scale up the battle preparedness, visualising worst-case scenarios and asked them to resolutely defend the country’s sovereignty.
Xi Jinping, 66 who is also the General Secretary of the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC) and head of the two-million-strong military with prospects of lifelong tenure in power, made the remarks while attending a plenary meeting of the delegation of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and People’s Armed Police Force during the current parliament session being held in Beijing. »

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Pro-Mujahideen banners appear in Srinagar, Pulwama

Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, banners with photographs of prominent martyred mujahideen, including Burhan Wani,, Dr Manan Wani and Riyaz Naikoo, have again appeared in different areas of Srinagar and adjoining districts, today.

The banners on behalf of Nawjawanan-e-Hurriyet Kashmir have been pasted in streets, walls and electricity poles in downtown and Barzulla areas of Srinagar and Mazar-e-Shuhada in Tral area of Pulwama district. »

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Islamabad, May 26 (KMS): Social media platform, Twitter, today announced support for the #KeepItOn campaign for restoration of 4G internet in occupied Kashmir.

Although the company isn’t joining the campaign, but will be creating a special emoji for the hashtag on its platform. Twitter usually charges companies for branded hashtags like this or creates them only for events and trends with global or national importance.

“We know people quickly move through their timeline and a Tweet needs to stand out to get attention. We call this “stopping power” and branded emojis help marketers achieve it. The amount of attention ads receive increases by almost 10% when branded emojis are included in the ad,” the company wrote in a blog post earlier. »

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Pro-Mujahideen banners resurface

Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their continued acts of state terrorism martyred sixty one Kashmiris over the past three months from February 26 to May 26 of the year 2020.

According to the data issued by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service, today, as many as 354 people were injured due to the use of brute force by Indian troops on protesters in different areas of the occupied territory. The troops arrested 1793 people during day-and-night cordon operations. More than 800 residential houses and structures were destroyed by the troops during the past three months.

Banners and posters with photographs of prominent martyred mujahideen, including Burhan Wani, Dr Manan Wani, Riyaz Naikoo and Junaid Sehrai, again surfaced in different areas of Srinagar and other districts, today. »

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Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, doctors at a super-speciality hospital in Shireenbagh area of Srinagar held a token protest, today, against the harassment of healthcare professionals by Indian police in the territory.

The doctors were holding placards that read “they may stop us, beat us, strip us, arrest us but we will always be there for you”. »

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Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the recently announced illegal Jammu and Kashmir domicile law has been challenged in Supreme Court of India.

According to Kashmir Media Service, the founder and patron of J&K National Panthers Party Prof. Bhim Singh has claimed that he has challenged the new domicile rules for Jammu and Kashmir and has argued for the restoration of the state subject laws, statehood and special status which was changed on 5 August 2019.

A statement issued by Bhim Singh’s office in Jammu said: Prof. Bhim Singh has challenged the latest Domicile Law, “inducted forcibly by India to bypass permanent residents rules in J&K thus depriving the permanent residents of Jammu & Kashmir of their jobs and work in the government offices even in Class-IV, Class-III & Class-II jobs in the government in J&K”. »

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Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Youth Social Forum Umar Aadil Dar has expressed resentment against the anti-people policies being employed by the ruling dispensation in India to crush the people’s struggle for right to self-determination.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Umar Aadil Dar in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Freedom sentiment runs deep in the minds of every citizen of Kashmir and no power can break the resolve of people and the resistance leadership of Kashmir.”

He said the fact remains that Kashmir dispute poses a great threat to peace not for only South Asia but the entire world and stressed the need for accepting the ground realities and taking concrete steps to resolve the dispute in a peaceful atmosphere. »

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Islamabad, May 26 (KMS): Kashmiri scholars associated with the Kashmir Scholars Consultative and Action Network (KSCAN), an interdisciplinary group of scholars from various countries and regions, has sought intervention by the UN General Secretary, António Guterres, on urgently basis to prevent forced demographic change in occupied Jammu and Kashmir.
According to Kashmir Media Service, the KSCAN, which is engaged in research on Kashmir dispute in an open letter addressed to the UN chief, the UN Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect and the UN Security Council said, “Each of us has written about Kashmiri history, society, culture, and politics, and their relation to the protracted conflict; and we are particularly concerned about the present conditions of violence in Kashmir.”
“Our research on the Kashmir conflict addresses its history, its consequences for the region and beyond, and its possible resolution. It has implications for an internationally mediated political solution and is of relevance to policy makers,” the letter adds.
Here is the complete text of the open letter: »

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Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior APHC leader and the President of Jammu and Kashmir Anjuman Sharie Shian, Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi, has demanded immediate repatriation of Kashmiri pilgrims stranded in Iran for the past several months.

Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi Al-Safvi in a statement issued in Srinagar deplored that an empty passenger plane reached New Delhi from Iran, yesterday, but none of the pilgrims was repatriated. »

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Srinagar, May 26 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, three persons were injured in a blast in Tosamaidan area of Badgam district, today.

An explosion occurred in Tosamaidian area today afternoon in which three people were injured, one of them critically. »

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