Srinagar, November 29 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Hurriyat forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has expressed grief and sorrow over the demise of Molvi Ali Muhammad Jan, uncle of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.

Molvi Ali Muhammad Jan was the elder brother of Shaheed-e-Millat Mirwaiz Molvi Muhammad Farooq, who passed away on Friday in Srinagar.

The forum expressed heartfelt condolences with Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, sons of the deceased, Molvi Khalid Umar and Molvi Hamid Ali and the entire Mirwaiz family. »

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Islamabad, November 29 (KMS): As the world observes the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people, today, India has taken a leaf from the Israeli playbook to suppress the freedom movement in illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

An analytical report based on interviews and statements of experts on Kashmir and Palestine, which was released by Kashmir Media Service, today, in connection with the call by the UN General Assembly on Nov 29, 1977 for observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people, said, India and Israel are increasingly cooperating to coordinate their tactics of occupation in their respective occupied territories— Kashmir and Palestine. »

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Islamabad, November 29 (KMS): Pakistan says inclusion of Jammu and Kashmir dispute in Niamey Declaration of the 47th session of OIC Council of Foreign Ministers is yet another manifestation of the OIC’s consistent support to the Kashmir Cause.

The Foreign Office Spokesperson, Zahid Hafeez Chaudhry, in a statement today, said the Declaration explicitly reiterated the OIC’s principled position on the Jammu and Kashmir dispute for a peaceful settlement in accordance with the relevant UN Security Council resolutions.

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Niamey Niger, November 28 (KMS): The Organisation of Islamic cooperation has reaffirmed its stand on the right to self-determination of the people of Jammu and Kashmir lamenting that the dispute continues with no apparent signs of delivering on the seven decades old promise of the international community to decide the fate of Kashmiri people as per their aspirations.

In a report of the OIC Secretary General submitted to the 47th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers held in Niamey, Niger it has been said, the decision of the Indian government on 5 August 2019 towards changing the demographic composition of the territory, and the continuous blockade and restrictions together with human rights abuses had awakened renewed efforts of the international community towards a resolution of the conflict. The matter was brought to the UN Security Council after many decades, the report added. »

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Niamey, Niger, November 28 (KMS): The Azad Jammu and Kashmir President, Sardar Masood Khan has called upon the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to intervene to save Kashmiris from ethnic cleansing, state terrorism and the oppressive settler-colonialism of India. He said that Kashmiris were experiencing the worst Islamophobia in the world.

Addressing as the true representative of the Kashmiri people the second working session of the 47th OIC Foreign Ministers Council on Saturday, he said, “The Kashmiri people were looking towards 1.8 billion Muslims and 57 Islamic states for help to rescue them from the evil clutches of an aggressor country which is poised to eliminate them en-mass. »

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Ban on high speed internet service extended

Srinagar, November 27 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops have intensified cordon and search operations across the territory and arrested hundreds of people ahead of so-called District Development Councils and Panchayat elections.

The polling for the first phase of the eight-phased elections for DDC and vacant seats of panchayat is being held tomorrow. Indian troops and police personnel have been carrying on CASOs in Srinagar, Badgam, Ganderbal, Baramulla, Bandipora, Kupwara, Pulwama, Islamabad, Kulgam, Shopian, Doda, Kishtwar, Samba, Poonch, Rajouri and other areas of the territory for the past several days. The residents of these areas told media that the troops have arrested hundreds of people during these operations. People staged a demonstration against arrest of youth in Dargam area of Pulwama. Indian police during a raid at the house of Ummat-e-Islami Chairman, Qazi Ahmed Yasir, in Islamabad town, harassed and misbehaved with his family members. »

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Islamabad, November 23 (KMS): A senior Indian diplomat was summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, today, to register Pakistan’s strong protest over ceasefire violations by the Indian forces along the Line of Control (LoC) yesterday, resulting in serious injuries to 11 innocent civilians.

Due to indiscriminate and unprovoked firing by the Indian forces in Khuiratta Sector of the LoC, 55 years old Muhammad Haneef, son of Muhammad Hussain, 5 years old Shangur, 5 years old Summan, 20 years old Aruj, 35 years old Zabina, 65 years old Sarwar Jan, 35 years old SajidaKausar, 10 years old Eraj, 50 years old Khursheed Begum, 7 years old Hurrain Irfan and 9 years old Mubeen, residents of JijotBahadar village, sustained serious injuries. »

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Islamabad, November 22 (KMS): The Organization of Islamic Corporation (OIC) has time and again pledged its unstinted support to the Kashmir cause.

A report released by the Research Section of Kashmir Media Service said the OIC has passed a number of resolutions condemning Indian atrocities against the Kashmiris and is committed to finding a peaceful settlement to the Kashmir dispute as per the relevant UN resolutions.

The report said the OIC is consistently issuing statements supportive of the UN resolutions on Kashmir much to India’s dismay. It said Pakistan has always played leading role to convene meetings of OIC Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir, adding that the OIC should redouble its efforts to help struggling Kashmiris attain freedom from Indian bondage. »

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Srinagar, November 22 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Indian Enforcement Directorate (ED) has conducted multiple raids in connection with a ‘money laundering’ probe.

The Indian probe agency covered a total of seven locations— six in Srinagar and one in Islamabad district of the occupied territory. »

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Srinagar, November 22 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the President of Peoples Democratic Party, Mehbooba Mufti has said that the Indian government is sabotaging the participation of political parties other than the BJP in the District Development Council (DDC) polls by not allowing them to campaign freely.

Mehbooba Mufti in a tweet said, “GOI sabotaging participation of non BJP parties in DDC polls. PDPs Bashir Ahmed despite having adequate security has been detained at Pahalgam on the pretext of security.

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