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JRL urges global rights bodies to visit Kashmir prisons

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Expressing strong resentment over the extension of judicial remand for Asiya Andrabi and her two associates, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik Tuesday said all the leaders and activists booked by India’s NIA were maltreated by jail authorities in New Delhi.

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Police, army brass meets in south Kashmir to tackle militancy threat

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Top police and army officers Tuesday put their heads together in southern Kashmir, the epicenter of new age Kashmir militancy, to take stock of the security situation and think of ways for its “betterment”, amid a steep rise in the number of youth picking up arms.

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‘We are soldiers,’ Kashmiri PhD scholar writes open letter

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

A Kashmiri PhD scholar, Mannan Wani has come out for the first time to write about illegal occupation of Jammu and Kashmir by India and how it is manufacturing narratives and circulating new discourses to justify its military presence and oppressive measures to contain freedom sentiments in the territory.

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Int'l bodies flay NIA harassment of Kashmir media

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Various international journalist bodies have said that New Delhi was using security agencies as tool to harrass and intimidate Kashmiri journalists stating recent summoning of a Srinagar based reporter to New Delhi amounted to an attack on freedom of press.

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Use of pepper gas in Kashmir: Are there rules or is it free for all?

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The State Human Rights Commission has granted government “last opportunity” of one week to produce the copy of standard operating procedure (SOP) regarding the use of pepper gas while maintaining law and order in the Kashmir Valley.

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Detained under PSA, Kashmiri prisoner dies in Jammu hospital

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

A 70-year-old pro-freedom activist, who was lodged in Kotbalwal jail, Jammu under Public Safety Act (PSA) passed away on Tuesday, reports said.

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