Pakistan a great blessing for Muslims: Geelani

Pakistan a great blessing for Muslims: Geelani

SRINAGAR: Chairman Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Geelani on Wednesday termed Pakistan as “centre of hope” of Muslim Ummah saying the country was a “great blessing for Muslims”. In a statement issued here, Geelani while greeting the Pakistan government, its Army and people on ‘Pakistan Resolution Day’ said the country has a political importance in the […]

Resistance groups oppose Gilgit Baltistan merger move

Resistance groups oppose Gilgit Baltistan merger move

Srinagar: Reacting to reports suggesting Pakistan authorities have moved a proposal to declare Gilgit and Baltistan (GB) as the fifth province of Pakistan, Kashmiri resistance leaders said the move will have “adverse consequences” for Kashmir. Senior pro-freedom leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq told Kashmir Reader that there is a “considerate opinion” among the entire pro-freedom leadership […]

Joint resistance calls for shutdown, protests

Joint resistance calls for shutdown, protests

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership has called for complete shutdown on today against the killing of a teenager Amir Nazir Wani in Pulwama. In a joint statement issued here, Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and Muhammad Yasin Malik asked people to observe complete shutdown and hold protests after Friday prayers. Expressing grief over Amir’s […]

Joint resistance leadership organise protest in Nowhatta

Joint resistance leadership organise protest in Nowhatta

Srinagar: As per the programme of the joint resistance leadership comprised of Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, a peaceful protest was organized in Nowhatta Chowk on Monday. Pro-freedom activists and hundreds of freedom loving people participated in the protest. Holding banners and placards, the protestors raised pro-freedom slogans. Addressing the […]

Why international rights bodies do not heed Hurriyat appeals

Why international rights bodies do not heed Hurriyat appeals

Srinagar: Since decades the pro-freedom leadership is making appeals and seeking intervention of international courts, United Nations (UN) and international human rights bodies to investigate the ‘large-scale human rights abuses’ in Kashmir. Does it have any impact? No is the answer. According to Kashmiri human rights lawyers and defenders who closely follow such appeals, there […]

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