Srinagar, June 22 (KMS): Foreign Office Spokesman, Nafees Zakarya while congratulating all Pakistanis at home and abroad on Pakistan Cricket Team’s convincing win against India, has said that Kashmiris in IOK were beaten up and tortured by the Indian occupation forces for celebrating Pakistan’s victory.

The Foreign Office Spokesman at a weekly briefing in Islamabad also mentioned the killing of 3 more Kashmiri youth by Indian troops in IOK. “Earlier during last few days, Indian occupation forces had martyred 8 Kashmiris [including a 14 year old grade 8 student, Ehsan Mushtaq Dar, 18-year Adil Mushtaq Mir, 22-year Muhammad Ashraf Khar, 22-year-old Junaid Matoo, Naseer Wani, 22-year old Naseer Ahmed Sheikh, Gulzar Ahmad and Basit Ahmad at Arwani, Bijbehera] and injured over two hundred including dozens with pellets and bullets after Indian forces used brute force on defenseless Kashmiris in Srinagar, Sopore, Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam, Islamabad, Hajin, Kupwara areas,” he said. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has announced to observe Juma-tul-Wida as Al Quds and Kashmir Day.

On this day voice would be raised in Masjids, Khankhas, Shrines and Imam Badas across the Valley against the atrocities being committed by Indian forces on people of Kashmir and for reclaiming of Bait-ul-Maqdas and Masjid-e-Aqsa. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, APHC General Secretary and the Chairman of Democratic Freedom Party (DFP), Shabbir Ahmad Shah has said that stubbornness being exhibited by Indian leadership on Kashmir is pushing the South Asian region to the brink of war.

Shabbir Ahmad Shah while reacting to the statement of Indian External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj said that running away from talks on Kashmir and implementation of the UN resolutions was acknowledgement of an open defeat by New Delhi. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the High Court Bar Association (HCBA) has said that India is using its National Investigation Agency (NIA) against pro-freedom leadership including HCBA member Advocate Shahid-ul-Islam while flouting NIA’s own rules and regulations.

The Bar Association in a statement issued after its executive body meeting in Srinagar said that Indian government while violating the Section 6 of the National Agency Investigation Act had bypassed the puppet regime and exercised suo motu powers by directing the NIA to frame cases against the pro-freedom leaders and activists. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, Muhammad Yasin Malik while hitting out at Indian forces’ personnel for thrashing civilians and arresting youth at various places in the territory has said that victimization of common people is aimed at intimidating the Kashmiris into submission.

Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “Terrorists in uniform have no respect for holy month of Ramadan, women and children as they only know how to kill, maim, blind and humiliate whosoever comes their way.” »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Muslim Khawateen Markaz has strongly condemned the brazen act of Indian state terrorism on participants of a prayer session in Pampore area of Pulwama district.

The prayer session was organized by MKM Chairperson, Yasmeen Raja, for the departed soul of martyr Aadil Mushtaq at his residence in Fristabal area of Pampore. Aadil Mushtaq was recently martyred by Indian troops during a military operation at Arwani in Kulgam. People from different shades including pro-freedom leaders Shabbir Ahmad Dar, Imtiyaz Reshi and Muhammad Ahsan Unto attended the function. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyet forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, while terming the unresolved Kashmir dispute as the main cause of strained relationship between Pakistan and India has said that the violence and the loss of precious lives in this region cannot be a matter to rejoice for any person with a slightest sense of humanity.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq addressing a public gathering at the Shrine of Dastageer Sahib in Sara-i-Bala area of Srinagar urged India to shun its policy of delay and obduracy towards the resolution of the lingering dispute and come up with positive initiatives to address it. »

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Srinagar, June 21 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) has expressed deep concern over the plight of the illegally detained Kashmiri lodged in different prisons particularly in Kathua Jail in Jammu.

The JI in a statement issued in Srinagar said, there are more than fifty detainees in Kathua Jail and all of them are facing the worst type of treatment from the jail authorities which has made their jail life a hell. »

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Srinagar, June 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has said that India’s National Investigating Agency (NIA) is being used as a war weapon to harass the Hurriyet leaders.

Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a joint statement issued in Srinagar said, the NIA frames and raids residences of pro-freedom leaders and activists as a pre-planned psychological crackdown so that they surrender and stop voicing the sentiments of their people. They said that such brutal tactics and coercive measures could not deter Hurriyet leaders from pursuing their mission, nor would these coercions and suppressive and aggressive measures could make them surrender. »

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Srinagar, June 20 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, member of the so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed, has said that the celebrations held all across the territory after Pakistan’s victory over India in Champions Trophy was Kashmiris’ referendum against India.

Engineer Abdur Rasheed in a statement issued in Srinagar while asking New Delhi to learn lessons from the celebrations said that anti-India sentiment had got deep-rooted in occupied Kashmir. »

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