Srinagar, September 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a violent cordon and search operation has been launched by Indian troops in Badgam district.

The operation was jointly launched by a team of Indian army, police and Central Reserve Police Force in Kawoosa, today afternoon.

Indian officials told media in Srinagar that a gunfight had also broken out between mujahideen and Indian troops in the area.

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Srinagar, September 07 (KMS): In illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), the All Parties Hurriyet Conference APHC) has appreciated the United Nations Special Rappoteur on Human Rights and Human Rights Watch (HRW) for raising voice over the continued gross rights violations in the territory.

The APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that Kashmir continued to be the world’s most heavily militarized zone where over a million Indian forces had destroyed routine life and rights of the Kashmiri people.

He strongly condemned the intensified Indian atrocities, harassment and arrest of youth during cordon and search operations in IIOJK. He said that India, under military siege, is undemocratically issuing domicile certificates to non-Kashmiris under the Hindutva RSS agenda but the Kashmiris would thwart its every conspiracy and would not allow anyone to betray the resolution of Kashmir dispute. »

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Says Azad Kashmir is peaceful, while IIOJK facing brute force

Seoul (South Korea), September 07(KMS): Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, also known as one of the most beautiful valleys in the world, has long been suffering from grave human rights violation at the hands of Indian forces while reporting of the cases of violation remains not only weak but response of the international community has been very sluggish, said Seoul based English newspaper The Korea Times.

An article by one Rukhsana Shama published in one of the South Korea’s oldest English newspapers while drawing a comparison between Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and Azad Kashmir says that Azad Kashmir has largely been peaceful from within, while Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir not only has an overwhelmingly large presence of Indian troops but has also been experiencing brutal use of force by over 700,000 Indian troops averaging one soldier for every 14 Kashmiris. »

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Tehran, September 07 (KMS): Kashmiri Seminary scholars and students organized a peaceful protest in Mashhad, Iran, against the use of pellet-firing on the people of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

The protesters also condemned the use of inhumane and insensitive force on the Kashmiri people. The protesters also demanded a ban of pellet guns in Kashmir and an end to the state terrorism.

Recently in Kashmir, shotgun pellets and teargas were fired to disperse hundreds of mourners in a Muharram procession which injured dozens of people. »

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#ResistDemographicChangesInIIOJK

Srinagar, September 07(KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, in view of drastic measures taken by Modi led fascist Indian government to change the Muslim majority status of the territory, there is growing realization among the Kashmiri masses to do all what they can to stop New Delhi from carrying out this nefarious plan in the territory.

A survey report compiled by Kashmir Media Service on the basis of interviews and responses of the Kashmiri people belonging to all faiths and communities suggests that Modi government should not be allowed to dilute the territory’s demography under any circumstances.

The survey noted that every native Kashmiri —right from Srinagar in Valley to Banihal in Jammu —sees the new domicile law introduced by India as an attempt to upset the local population by settling Hindu outsiders in the occupied territory. In this regard, they mentioned the Indian authorities’ own acknowledgement that more than 1.2 million domicile certificates had been distributed among the aspirants by the Modi regime since June till August 31, this year. »

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Islamabad, September 07 (KMS): The Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir, Shehryar Khan Afridi has warned the world against a nuclear conflict on Kashmir.

Shehryar Khan Afridi addressing a seminar held to highlight the enforced disappearances and half widows of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), said the United Nations must immediately act to stop genocide of Kashmiris and war crimes in IIOJK) before it is too late. »

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Muzaffarabad, September 07 (KMS): A protest demonstration was held in front of the United Nations Military Observer Group in Muzaffarabad, today, to condemn the ongoing Indian military siege and state terrorism in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

The protest was organized by Pasbaan-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir on the completion of 400 days of military siege and state terrorism in IIOJK since August 5, last year. »

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New York, September 07 (KMS): Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai, Secretary-General of the Washington-based World Kashmir Awareness Forum, has called for the world powers’ intervention to settle the decades-old Kashmir dispute, saying their inaction has given a sense of impunity to the Indian army as the force continues to unleash atrocities to suppress the Kashmir people’s struggle for their UN-promised right to self-determination.

According to Kashmir Media Service, Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai during a webinar, organized by Legal Forum for Kashmir, Islamabad, said, “The world powers must intervene to settle the issue of Kashmir not only for the sake of Kashmir but also for the sake of peace and security in the region of South Asia and beyond.”

Among other speakers were former Pakistani ambassador Ashraf Jahangir Qazi, Justice Ali Nawaz Chowhan and Dr. Mushtaq Ahmed. »

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Srinagar, September 07 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi has expressed concern over the shifting of party Chairman Abdul Samad Inqilabi from Srinagar Central jail to an unknown location.

An Islami Tanzeem-e-Azadi spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said it was not known where and under what conditions Abdul Samad Inqilabi was shifted by the authorities. He said that on September 3, the court had granted bail to Inqilabi and released him, but he was re-arrested on Friday after Maghrib prayers. »

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Islamabad, September 07 (KMS): Vice Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Young Mens League, Zahid Ashraf, has strongly condemned the recent wave of Indian state terrorism in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

Zahid Ashraf in a statement issued in Islamabad said the oppression shows the sectarian mentality of the occupying authorities and exposes the brutal face of India. He said that no form of Indian state terrorism could deter the freedom-loving Kashmiri people from pursuing their freedom cause. »

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