Urges UN Secretary General to save Yasin Malik’s life

Islamabad, December 06 (KMS): The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front has appealed to the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, to take steps for saving the party Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik, who faces a serious threat to his life in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail, and ending escalation between Pakistan and India at the Line of Control.

The appeal was made by Acting Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Abdul Hameed Butt, in a memorandum addressed to the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres. The memorandum was presented to the UN Office in Islamabad by the JKLF leaders, Hafiz Muhammad Anwar Samavi, Muhammad Rafiq Dar, Saleem Haroon, Sardar Jamshed and Waheed Showkat. »

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Srinagar, August 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Dr Abdul Hameed Fayaz was elected as new Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami of the territory on Tuesday.

Dr Fayaz will replace Ghulam Muhammad Butt who served the highest office of Jamaat for three years since 2015. The elections for the post were held, today. Dr Fayaz was elected by 160 members of Majlis-e-Numayandgan where every member represents 30 arkans of Jamaat.

Dr Fayaz, a resident of Shopian in South Kashmir, is a doctorate in Urdu and has served Jamaat in various capacities. He remained General Secretary of the organization from 2012 to 2015. Dr Fayaz has also served as Nazim-e-Aala of Islami Jamiat Talaba Jammu and Kashmir. Presently he was serving as JI Public Relation head.

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Srinagar, August 01 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leaders, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, Zafar Akbar Butt and Muhammad Rafiq Ganai while condemning the spree of arrests and killings unleashed by Indian forces called for settlement of the Kashmir dispute as per the aspirations of the Kashmiri people.

Jammu and Kashmir Peoples League Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza, addressing a condolence meeting at Danter in Islamabad town said that peaceful resolution of long-pending Kashmir dispute was possible only through dialogue among Pakistan, India and the genuine Kashmiri leadership. He along with a delegation visited the area to offer condolences on the sudden demise of one Manzoor Malik. »

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Srinagar, April 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, an extraordinary meeting of Majlis-e-Shoora of Jammu and Kashmir Tehreek-e-Muzahamat was held in Srinagar, today, to mark the 10th Founding Day of the organization.

The meeting was presided over by the party Chairman, Bilal Siddiqui, and was attended by all senior leaders including General Secretary Muhammad Saleem Zargar, Shabbir Ahmed Zargar, Mushtaq Ahmed, Sheikh Musaib, Reyaz Ahmed, Muhammad Rafiq, Hilal Ahmed, Muhammad Yousuf and all district managers. »

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Srinagar, February 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyat leader, Javaid Ahmed Mir along with other pro-freedom leaders has launched a signature campaign, demanding the return of the mortal remains of prominent Kashmiri liberation leaders, Muhammad Maqbool Butt and Muhammad Afzal Guru, to their families for proper burial.

India had hanged Muhammad Maqbool Butt in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail on 11th February in 1984 and Muhammad Afzal Guru in the same jail on 9th February, 2013. Dead bodies of both the leaders remain buried in the premises of the jail. »

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London, October 27 (KMS): A Kashmiri delegation met with the Conservative Party Chairman and member of the British Parliament (MP), Sir Patrick McLaughlin, at Halifax in Yorkshire, UK.

The delegation comprised Raja Najabat Hussain, Harry Boota, Samina Khan, Chaudhary Mohammed Akram, Sardar Abdur Rahman Khan and Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam. »

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Srinagar, 19 July (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Peoples League Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmad Waza has said that meaningful and result-oriented dialogue between Pakistan, India and people of Kashmir is necessary for a lasting solution to the Kashmir dispute.

Waza said this was while expressing solidarity with the martyrs’ family of Sabzar Ahmad in Pahoo in Tral over telephone. »

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Says 95 pc Kashmiris want freedom from Indian occupation

Srinagar, July 15 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani, while maintaining that 95 percent Kashmiri people want freedom from India has asked New Delhi to withdraw its troops to know their aspirations about their political destiny.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “I ridicule the claims of New Delhi that people of Jammu and Kashmir want to stay with India. 95 percent of population in Jammu and Kashmir wants freedom from India and is challenging Indian authorities. Let India withdraw its forces and it will let it know the aspirations of people about their political destiny.” »

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Islamabad, July 13 (KMS): Hurriyet leaders of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Chapter organised a seminar to mark the Kashmir Martyrs’ Day and pay tributes to the Kashmiris who sacrificed their lives on July 13, 1931.

Mehmood Ahmad Saghar chaired the seminar while AJK acting President, Shah Ghulam Qadir was the chief guest on the occasion.

The speakers in their speeches, highlighting the sacrifices of martyrs of 1931, said that they had laid the foundation of liberation movement of Kashmir and vowed to continue the martyrs’ mission till complete success. »

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Srinagar, July 10 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the delegations of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) and Kashmir Tehreek-e-Khawateen visited SMHS hospital and enquired about the wellbeing of those injured in the brutal actions of Indian forces on peaceful protesters, the other day.

The JKLF leader, Noor Muhammad Kalwal along with Bashir Kashmiri and Ghulam Muhammad Dar and the KTK Chairperson, Zamruda Habib enquired about the health of those injured firing and expressed solidarity with the bereaved families. They also prayed for early recovery of the injured. »

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