Anti-India protest demonstration held in Brussels

Brussels, August 05 (KMS): A protest demonstration was held in front of Indian Embassy in Brussels, the capital of Belgium, today (5th August) under the auspices of Kashmir Council Europe (KC-EU).

The demonstration was organized in connection with 5th August 2019, when Modi-led fascist Indian government repealed special status of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and imposed military siege in the territory and a number of Kashmiri leaders and political workers were arrested in the occupied territory and atrocities against the people of Kashmir were increased.

The Chairman of International Forum for Justice Human Rights Jammu and Kashmir (IFJHRJK), Muhammad Ahsan Untoo also addressed the protest in Brussels by telephonic link from IIOJK. He updated the gathering about latest situation in the territory and said, people of Kashmir have a lot of expectations from the international community, especially European Union.

He said that EU should use its good offices for prevention of human rights violations in occupied Kashmir and play its role for just resolution of Kashmir issue.

The protesters in Brussels, led by Chairman Kashmir Council EU Ali Raza Syed, also called for end of atrocities in the occupied Kashmir especially violence against the Kashmiri women and children.

Protesters asked the EU to play its role for ending atrocities in Jammu and Kashmir and implementation of the United Nations Security Council resolutions giving the right to of self-determination to the Kashmiri people. They called for withdrawal of occupation forces, an end to its state terrorism, end of genocidal repression, rape, gang-rape, torture, and degrading treatment of Kashmiri men, women, and children.

They also called for unconditionally release all those imprisoned including political figures in connection with resistance to the Indian occupation and permission to major human rights NGOs, and other human rights organizations for access to the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

The KC-EU Chairman, Ali Raza Syed, the organizer of the protest, said, atrocities committed by the Indian forces against the oppressed Kashmiris is rapidly going on and a recent report of United Nations exposed that a large number of children were targeted by the Indian forces in occupied Kashmir in the recent years.

He asked the EU to play its role for a peaceful resolution of Kashmir and participation of the Kashmiri leadership in all round of the peace process on Kashmir should be ensured. KMS—A