Srinagar, September 21 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the Kashmiri Pandits based in the valley staged a sit-in in Srinagar with Kashmir Pandit Sangharsh Samiti (KPSS) President Sanjay Tickoo starting a hunger strike-unto-death against the harassment of the members by the Indian authorities.

The Kashmiri Pandits who preferred to stay in the valley in defiance to the orders of the then IIOJK Governor, Jagmohan, said that they were being targeted by the Indian government particularly after the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, last year. »

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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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Srinagar, September 05 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Anjuman Sharie Shian has condemned the authorities for detaining Muharram mourners and booking them under draconian law, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA).

The spokesman of Anjuman Sharie Shian in a statement issued in Srinagar said that the brute force used on the mourners had no justification in today’s dignified world. He said that the mourners were not only beaten up but also slapped with frivolous charges, while dozens were lying in hospitals for the injuries inflicted on them by the Indian police. »

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‘Either give us rights or deport us’, say protesting women

Srinagar, September 02 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistani wives of former Kashmiri militants, who returned to the Valley through Nepal under a government rehabilitation scheme, staged a protest in Srinagar, urging the occupation authorities to either deport them or give citizenship to them.

The protesting women told media that the promises made with them were not fulfilled. They said that first they were allowed to enter into Valley along with their Kashmiri husbands and then ‘harassed’ and deprived of all rights in IIOJK.

The protesting women said that they were facing inhuman treatment. “Either give us all the rights or deport us to Pakistan. We are also human beings and want to live a respectful life,” the protesting women said. »

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Srinagar, August 31 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, scores of mourners were injured and many others detained as Indian troops fired bullets and pellets to break up Aashoora processions in Srinagar and adjoining areas.

According to Kashmir Media Service, since early morning on Sunday, hundreds of personnel of Indian Army, police and Central Reserve Police Force were deployed to prevent people from assembling and taking out traditional Aashoora processions, marking the martyrdom anniversary of the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions in the plains of Karbala. Wearing full battle gear, the forces had sealed all lanes and bylanes connecting interior parts of Zadibal with the main road. »

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Srinagar, August 31 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, people took to the streets in protest against the killing of an aged women who was deliberately hit by an Indian police vehicle in Kulgam district.

The woman was crushed to death by a police bunker vehicle in Kawaki Bazar area of Kulgam district. The woman died on spot sparking massive protests. »

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Islamabad, August 31 (KMS): Hurriyat leader and Jammu and Kashmir Mass Movement Vice Chairman Abdul Majeed Mir, has strongly condemned the brutal use of force by Indian troops on Muharram processions in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

Abdul Majeed Mir in a statement issued in Islamabad said that Indian troops fired bullets and pellets on processions injuring many. The Hurriyat leader said that on Aashoora, India locked the Imambargahs in different parts of occupied territory and restricted people to their houses.

Abdul Majeed Mir said that India is constantly violating the basic human rights of Kashmiris while the international community has maintained a criminal silence on Indian crimes. He also condemned raids and mass arrests of youth in Kashmir and called on the United Nations to increase pressure on India to stop human rights abuses in the territory. »

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Srinagar, August 27 (KMS): In Indian Illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Tehreek-e-Muzahamat and Tehreek-e-Wahdat-e-Islami have strongly condemned the use of brute force by Indian forces’ personnel on Muharram processions and arrest of mourners in different areas of the territory.

Tehreek-e-Muzahamat Chairman, Bilal Ahmed Sidiqui, in a statement issued in Srinagar terming the use of brutal force against the Muharram processions and arrest of mourners was just another low of New Delhi and its colonial setup in the occupied territory. “They (Indian leaders) have no empathy for humanity left when it comes to Jammu and Kashmir and they know no morals, ethics and rules to punish the people of Jammu and Kashmir a lesson for disobeying their colonial occupation,” he said. »

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Srinagar, August 27 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, people raised high-pitched pro-Pakistan and pro-freedom slogans during Muharram processions in different areas of Srinagar and Badgam districts.

During the Muharram processions taken out in different areas of Srinagar and Budgam, the mourners raised slogans like “Hum Pakistani hen – Pakistan hamara hey (we are Pakistanis – Pakistan is ours”, “We want freedom” and “India leave Jammu and Kashmir”. They said India is a oppressor which occupied their land illegally and forcibly »

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