Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the joint resistance leadership has condemned as political vendetta the fresh arrest spree unleashed by Indian forces against Hurriyat leaders, activists and youth across the Valley and has termed the arrests as arm-twisting methods. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, two new videos of Indian soldiers beating Kashmiri youth have gone viral on social media in the Valley.

The videos appear to have been shot by the army men themselves. One of them has been filmed from inside a Casper army vehicle and the other from a position on the road. Locations where the videos were shot are yet to be ascertained. »

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Srinagar, June 29 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the forum led by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has strongly condemned the continued house detention of its Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in Srinagar.

A spokesman of the forum in a statement issued in Srinagar said by barring Mirwaiz from carrying out religious, social and political activities to the extent of not allowing him to even offer Eid prayers reflects the level of vengefulness and frustration on the part of the occupation authorities.

He said it seems that by curbing the movement of the Mirwaiz, Indian authorities are following their plan to keep him away from the people of Kashmir as much as possible. »

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Rally held against forces’ brutal actions

Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian police have arrested three prominent APHC leaders, Altaf Ahmad Shah, Ayaz Muhammad Akbar and Raja Merajud Din Kalwal during raids on their houses. The police also conducted raids on the houses of Hurriyet leaders, Pir Saifullah and Hilal Ahmed War. The authorities declined to give reasons for the police action. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, villagers in Awantipora area of Pulwama district made a floating bridge out of dozens of boats to pay a solidarity visit to the family of a martyr. The boats were placed in a queue from one end to another of the Jhelum river in Aghanzipora — ancestral village of martyr Irshad Ahmad — to help the people, especially women, to visit the family of the martyr. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, with the Amarnath yatra began from today, tight security measures have been put in place for the smooth conduct of the pilgrimage. Besides routine security measures, extra forces along with new gadgets, including mobile jammers and some static jammers, have been put in place to ensure smooth conduct of the pilgrimage. »

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Srinagar, June 28 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, three Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leaders were arrested Tuesday evening. Indian National Investigation Agency had raided the residences of these leaders earlier this month. The arrested included Ayaz Akbar, Altaf Ahmad Shah and Raja Merajud Din Kalwal. »

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Kashmiri Americans stage protest outside White House

Srinagar, June 27 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, senior resistance leaders Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik while greeting the people on the auspicious occasion of Eidul Fitr have condemned the restrictions and the barring of Hurriyet leadership from offering religious obligations in the territory.  »

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Tehran, June 27 (KMS): Iran has included the Kashmiris in the list of nations of the world who are oppressed. Iran’s Supreme Leader Sayyid Ali Khamenei Monday speaking on the occasion of Eid, urged the “World of Islam” to express disdain against oppressors of Yemen, Bahrain, and Kashmir. »

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