People of Jammu Hailed For Their Commitment to Kashmir Cause

Srinagar, June 27 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, the Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat forum has said that people of different areas of Jammu region are facing atrocities for their unflinching support to the Kashmir cause. According to media sources, the Mirwaiz forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said that a 20-member delegation from Kishtwar district met Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and apprised him of the prevailing situation in Doda, Bhaderwah and other areas of Chenab Valley in Jammu region. “The delegation assured full support to the Mirwaiz stating that people of Chenab Valley have always been with the pro-freedom leadership of Kashmir and would continue to remain steadfast in their commitment towards the ongoing struggle for right to self determination,” the statement said. “The delegation stated that people of Chenab Valley were also being subjected to various forms of atrocities and challenges for their affiliation with the freedom struggle,” the statement added. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, according to the statement, told the delegation that Kashmir’s political movement for self-determination was not confined to any one region or district, but was for the people of entire Jammu and Kashmir. “It is a mass movement of and for the people of entire Jammu and Kashmir and all people are committed to take it to its logical end,” he said. The Mirwaiz while expressing grief over the colossal damage caused to many residential houses in the blaze at Pandaan in Nowhatta area of Srinagar appealed for generous donation for the rehabilitation of fire victims. Meanwhile, the Hurriyat forum in a statement strongly condemned the killing of two civilians Muhammad Yousuf Rather and Aqib Rather at the hands of Indian forces, stating that the forces’ personnel had unleashed ultimate repression across occupied Kashmir and the youth were being killed, maimed and injured with the deadly pellets and bullets. KASHMIR VOICE
People of Jammu Hailed For Their Commitment to Kashmir Cause

India Has Waged War against Kashmiris on All Fronts

Srinagar, June 27 (Kashmir Voice): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Ummat-e-Islami, Qazi Yasir has said that India has waged a war against the Kashmiri people on psychological, physical and political fronts. According to media sources, Qazi Yasir while addressing media persons at his residence in Islamabad town said, the situation in South Kashmir resembles to that of Karbala. He demanded immediate release of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat District President Mir Hazfeezulah saying that he had been made a victim of political animosity. Qazi Yasir who was released after detention of nine days at Saddar police station in the town straightaway went to the home of a martyred youth, Shakoor Dar, in Sopat Tengpora area of Kulgam district and expressed solidarity with his family. He also led a pro-freedom rally in the area. Meanwhile, the Jammu and Kashmir People’s League Chairman, Mukhtar Ahmed Waza, today, visited the residence of a martyred Civilian Yawar Ahmed at Gassipora in Kulgam district and expressed solidarity with his family. Paying glowing tributes to the martyr, he said Kashmiri youth are spilling their blood for the cause of freedom and self-determination. Meanwhile, the Jammu and Kashmir Salvation Movement Chairman, Zafar Akbar Butt, in a statement welcomed Amarnath yatris as guests in occupied Kashmir. However, he added that social and peaceful political activities would continue in the Kashmir Valley. KASHMIR VOICE
India Has Waged War against Kashmiris on All Fronts

Naqshbandi Meets EU Member in Geneva

Geneva, June 27 (Kashmir Voice): Kashmiri representative, Syed Faiz Naqshbandi, met John Howarth, Member of European Parliament, on the sidelines of the ongoing session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva and apprised him about massive and systematic human rights violations by Indian forces in occupied Kashmir. According to media sources, Faiz Naqshbandi also met Diego Garcia-Sayan, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers, and briefed him on human rights abuses being perpetrated by the Indian troops in the occupied territory. Garcia-Sayan has served as a judge at the International American Court of Human Rights and also as Minister of Justice Peru and Minister for Foreign Affairs Peru. KASHMIR VOICE
Naqshbandi Meets EU Member in Geneva