United Nations, July 19 (KMS): Pakistan has once again raised the Kashmir dispute at the UN forum saying that the United Nations and the entire concept of multilateralism has been eroded by hegemonism, coercion and arbitrary use of force.

In his address to the high-level segment of the UN ECOSOC titled ‘Multilateralism after COVID 19: what kind of UN do we need at the 75th anniversary?’, Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi also opposed the expansion of the Security Council’s permanent membership.

Qureshi said Pakistan was particularly concerned by the oppression and atrocities being perpetrated by Indian forces against the people occupied Kashmir. »

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ISLAMABAD, July 19 (KMS): Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has said that Kashmiris right of self-determination is recognised by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

In connection with Kashmir’s Accession to Pakistan Day, the premier said, “Under international law, we will continue to fight for justice for Kashmiris as they struggle against the brutal and illegal actions of the Hindutva Supremacist Indian govenrment in IOJK. I know that justice will prevail.”

“Today, we commemorate the historic occasion of Youm-i-Ilhaq-e-Pakistan, when Kashmiris passed a resolution for accession to Pakistan. We reaffirm our commitment to the Kashmiri people and stand with them in their struggle for self-determination, he added.

On the other hand, Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world are observing the Accession to Pakistan Day with a renewed pledge to continue the struggle for freedom from Indian occupation and complete merger of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan. »

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Indian atrocities failed to erase Kashmiris’ love for Pakistan

Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and across the world are observing the Accession to Pakistan Day, today (19th July), with a renewed pledge to continue the struggle for freedom from Indian occupation and complete merger of Jammu and Kashmir with Pakistan.

On 19th July in 1947, genuine representatives of the Kashmiris unanimously passed the resolution of Kashmir’s Accession to Pakistan during a meeting of the All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference at the residence of Sardar Muhammad Ibrahim Khan in Aabi Guzar area of Srinagar. The historic resolution called for the Accession of the State of Jammu and Kashmir to Pakistan in view of its existing religious, geographical, cultural and economic proximity to Pakistan and aspirations of millions of Kashmiri Muslims. »

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Islamabad, July 19 (KMS): The All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir (APHC-AJK) chapter organised a roundtable conference at its office in Islamabad, today, on the occasion of Accession to Pakistan Day.

Former President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan chaired the event while the AJK Prime Minister, Raja Farooq Haider Khan was the special guest on the occasion.

The speakers, declaring July 19 as a historic day for the Jammu and Kashmir, said that on this day, the Kashmiri people had determined their future through the resolution of Accession to Pakistan. They said that Kashmiris expressed their feelings and sentiments by adopting the resolution of accession to Pakistan. They said that Kashmiri people had been fighting for the last 73 years not only for freedom but also for the survival and security of Pakistan and many generations of Kashmiris had sacrificed for the purpose. »

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Srinagar, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders have said that 19th July is an important day in the history of Kashmir when on this day in 1947 the Kashmiri people had attached their future with Pakistan.

It was on this day in 1947 when genuine representatives of majority of Kashmiris unanimously passed the resolution of Kashmir’s Accession to Pakistan during a meeting of the All Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Conference at the Aabi Guzar area of Srinagar. »

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Islamabad, July 19 (KMS): President Dr Arif Alvi Sunday said that the time was not far away when the sacrifices of the people of occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOJK) would come to fruition and they would accede to Pakistan.

In his message to the nation on the Kashmir s Accession to Pakistan Day annually observed on July 19, the president said the Day was meant to reiterate the resolve of the Kashmiri people to get deliverance from the Indian oppression and accede to Pakistan. »

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Islamabad, July 19 (KMS): Chairman Pakistan Parliament s Special Committee on Kashmir Shehryar Khan Afridi on Sunday strongly denounced the Indian-occupation regime for enacting new laws to enable illegal military cantonments in the disputed area of Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir and urged United Nations to take action to stop this illegal process.

Addressing a seminar at National Press Club Islamabad on Sunday to mark Kashmir Accession Day, he said the new laws were a part of Indian plan to bring demographic changes in the IoJK in a bid to artificially turn Muslim dominated Kashmir into a Hindu majority territory. »

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Islamabad, July 19 (KMS): Federal Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari on Sunday said that she salutes to the courage and bravery of Kashmiris who are resisting Indian occupation and brutality.

In her message on social media networking site, she said on Kashmir of Accession to Pakistan Day that the generation after generation of Kashmiri men, women, children have confronted and resisted Indian occupation, brutality and incarceration.

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Lahore, July 19 (KMS): PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif has said that Kashmiris and Pakistan have the same destination.

PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif in a message on the communication website Twitter, while paying tribute to Kashmiris on the day of Pakistan’s accession, said that Kashmir’s independence and India’s defeat is written on the wall. »

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Jammu, July 19 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, APHC leader and the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Social Peace Forum, Advocate Devinder Singh Behl has expressed grave concern over the new construction policy approved by the authorities.

Advocate Devinder Singh Behl in a statement issued in Jammu said that the policy had paved the way for Indian forces to occupy Kashmiris’ lands and carry out construction and other activities.

Devinder Singh Behl said that the purpose of the policy was to illegally occupy the land of Kashmiris and to build permanent settlements for Indian troops. He said that the Indian authorities were well aware of the fact that the Kashmiri people would not sell their property to non-Kashmiris and that was why they had adopted the policy to forcibly deprive them of their lands. The Kashmiri people will not allow this project of India to succeed under any circumstances and will continue their struggle, he maintained. »

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