Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders and organizations have strongly condemned the killing of three civilians – one at Rengrath in Srinagar and two others at Arwani in Kulgam in the firing of Indian forces on protesters.

The All Partied Hurriyet Conference General Secretary, Shabbir Ahmad Shah, in a statement in Srinagar condemning the killing of the civilians described it the worst display of Indian state terrorism. The pro-India PDP-led puppet administration has waged a war against innocent civilians, he said. »

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Geneva, June 17 (KMS): Members of Kashmiri delegation attending the ongoing session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva apprised the diplomats and representatives of international rights organizations about the sufferings of the people of occupied Kashmir at the hands of Indian forces.

Member of the delegation and Executive Director of Youth Forum for Kashmir, Ahmed Quraishi, told a sideline event at the UNHRC that India was at war against an entire generation in Kashmir. The event titled, ‘Youth in Conflict and Right to Education’ was presided over by Sardar Amjad Youssef Khan, Executive Director of Kashmir Institute for International Relations (KIIR), and the speakers included Altaf Hussain Wani and Hassan Al-Bana. »

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Complete strike in occupied Kashmir against killing of youth

Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the puppet authorities have imposed restrictions in Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir Valley to prevent people from staging demonstrations against the killing of youth by Indian troops in Rangreth and Arwani areas.

The authorities have made heavy deployment of Indian police and troops in all major towns to prevent the demonstrations. »

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Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the so-called Kashmir Assembly witnessed noisy scenes, today, with opposition protesting against death of civilians in force firing.

As soon as the House assembled on the opening day of special session called to debate Goods and Services Taxes (GST), members from opposition National Conference (NC) and Congress were on their feet raising the issue of civilian deaths in force firing. »

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Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police arrested the President of Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Forum (KTMF), Yasin Khan, along with two dozen traders during a protest march against the proposed implementation of Indian law, Goods and Services Tax (GST), in the territory.

Yasin Khan was leading a protest march towards the Civil Secretariat in Srinagar where a special session is underway to debate the GST implementation. »

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Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, tens of thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of martyred youth, Junaid Mattoo, Nasir Wani and Aadil Mushtaq in the territory, today.

Tens of thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of Junaid Mattoo in Islamabad district. At least four funerals were held for Junaid Mattoo at a local Eidgah in Khudwani area of the district as mourners continued to pour in from various parts of south Kashmir. The mourners raised high-pitched pro-freedom and anti-India slogans. »

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Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, six Indian policemen including a station house officer (SHO) were killed in an attack in Islamabad district.

Some unknown attackers opened fire on a police party travelling in a vehicle in Achabal area of the district. Six policemen including an SHO were killed in the attack while the attackers decamped with four rifles of the cops and the ammunition. »

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Dozens injured in Indian Army’s brutal action in Shopian

Srinagar, June 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops, in their continued acts of state terrorism, martyred one more youth at Arwani in Kulgam district, raising the toll to five in the area since yesterday.

Body of another youth was recovered from the debris of the two houses destroyed by the troops during a violent military operation in the area. Two bodies were recovered yesterday. These three martyred youth were identified as Junaid Matoo, Nasir Wani and Aadil Mushtaq Mir. »

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Yasin Malik warns against India’s genocidal plan in IOK

Srinagar, June 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two civilians have been killed and several others injured due to the use of brute force by Indian troops on protesters across the territory since last evening.

People took to the streets after the troops launched a siege and search operation in Arwani area of Kulgam district. The troops fired pellets, bullets and teargas shells to disperse the protesters, killing one civilian, Muhammad Ashraf, and injuring several others. Bodies of two youth were recovered from the debris of the two houses blasted by the troops in the area. A civilian, Naseer Ahmed, who was critically injured in the firing of Indian paramilitary personnel on protesters in Rangreth area of Srinagar, last evening, succumbed to his injuries at a hospital late last night. Thousands of people attended the funeral prayers of Naseer Ahmed at his native Ashtengoo village in Bandipora. The joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for complete shutdown in the occupied territory, tomorrow, against the killings. »

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Civilian killings in Rangreth and Arwani

Srinagar, June 16 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, resistance leaders, Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik Friday called for a shutdown on Saturday against the civilian killings in Rangreth and Arwani.

The Joint resistance leaders have called for a complete shutdown against killings in Rangreth and Arwani.

In a joint statement, they strongly condemned vandalizing private vehicles and ransacking houses and business establishments and said it illustrates sheer vengeance and vandalizing and looting business establishment is unjustified as they were not part of any protest. »

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