Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir Muslim League (JKML) in an extraordinary meeting in Srinagar discussed the ongoing freedom struggle and present political situation of the Kashmir Valley.

The meeting was attended by all activists and office bearers of the JKML, and was presided over by Acting Chairman Abdul Ahad Parra. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, member of the so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed has said that rejecting the United Nations Human Rights Commission (UNHRC) report on Kashmir by India does not make a sense.

Engineer Rasheed in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “The way Indian government is rejecting the revelations made in the UNHRC report does not make a sense as facts speak themselves. If Army claims to be so clean on human rights, one has a right to ask why the army has been blocking justice in Pathribal, forced labour, forced disappearances, Kunan Poshpora, and likewise incidents. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, a Hindu mob set ablaze a truck carrying bovine animals along Jammu-Srinagar highway in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The bovine-laden truck, which was on way to Kashmir, was stopped by the mob on the highway at Kohbag near Ramban last evening, a police official said, adding the driver abandoned the vehicle and fled the scene. »

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Cairo, June 28 (KMS): The first-ever Arabic book written on the Kashmir crisis by a Middle Eastern author was launched in Cairo during a special event organised by the Pakistan Embassy in Egypt’s capital city.

The book written by Omar Mohammad Nazzal Al Armouti, a Jordanian, Kashmir Crisis: Unresolved Issue of Muslim Ummah introduces the plight of Kashmiris to the Egyptians as well as other Arab communities living in the historical city, a press release issued by the embassy said. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian Home Ministry ordered National Investigation Agency (NIA), notorious for implicating Kashmiri resistance leaders in fake cases, to register a fresh first investigation report (FIR) against Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chief Aasiya Andrabi for her pro-freedom speeches.

Indian media reported that DeM Chairperson Andrabi was alleged to be involved in organising anti-India rallies in Kashmir. »

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‘NIA, ED being used to intimidate, harass Kashmiris’

Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the leaders and activists of Joint Resistance Leadership staged a peaceful protest at Lal Chowk in Srinagar against the ongoing crackdowns, killings, arrests and repeated use of Delhi-based National Investigation Agency (NIA), Enforcement Directorate (ED) and other agencies to intimidate and harass the Kashmiris.

The pro-resistance leaders and activists assembled at Abi Guzar and marched towards Lal Chowk in Srinagar, raising slogans against atrocities unleashed by the Indian forces across the Valley especially in southern districts of Kashmir. »

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NIA’s FIR against Aasiya a frustrated effort: JRL

Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) while condemning the oppressive measures unleashed by Indian and its stooges against the Kashmir people has asked the international community to intervene and stop New Delhi’s aggression in the territory.

The leadership comprising Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “We want to urge UN Human Rights Council that is in session these days to intervene and stop ongoing genocide of Kashmiris by Indian forces and other oppressive measures employed by New Delhi to suppress peaceful resistance of the Kashmiris.” »

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Senate body condemns blatant use of force in IOK

Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior leader of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference and the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai has expressed concern over the deteriorating health of Kashmiri detainees languishing in jails in and outside of the territory.

Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned the frequent raids and crackdowns carried out by Indian forces in every nook and corner of the Kashmir Valley. He asked India to resolve the political dispute over Jammu and Kashmir instead of using arrests and detentions as a weapon to suppress the Kashmiris’ genuine voice for freedom. »

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Islamabad, June 27 (KMS): The Senate Standing Committee on Kashmir affairs and Gilgit Baltistan met in an urgent session, today, to examine the increasingly deteriorating situation of human rights in occupied Kashmir.

The committee said that innocent people of the occupied territory were being subjected to the worst atrocities by the Indian forces.

The committee on the occasion issued a declaration wherein it: »

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Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian troops resorted to firing on protesters during a cordon and search operation (CASO) at Pinjora in Shopian district, today.

The troops launched the cordon and search operation and started door-to-door searches. Scores of youth hit the streets against the operation and pelted stones on the forces’ personnel. »

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