Human Rights

CPJ urges EU to hold Modi govt accountable for media clampdown in IIOJK, India

#FreePressUnderAttackInIndiaAndIIOJK New York, July 15 (KMS): The US-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on the European Union to hold Narendra Modi-led Indian government accountable for widespread and severe press freedom violations in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and across India. The CPJ urged the EU to raise …

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Kashmiris celebrating yet another Eid-ul-Azha under brutal Indian military occupation

#EidUnderOccupationInIIOJK Islamabad, July 10 (KMS): Kashmiris are observing yet another Eid-ul-Azha under brutal Indian military occupation. When the Muslims in south Asia are celebrating Eid-ul-Azha, the Kashmiri people continue to suffer under India’s occupation, says a report issued by KMS, today. It lamented that Kashmiris had been celebrating Eid under …

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Masarat Alam urges IIOJK people to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with simplicity

New Delhi, July 09 (KMS): Illegally detained All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Masarat Alam Butt has urged the people of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with utmost simplicity. Masarat Alam Butt in his message from infamous Tihar jail, greeting the people of Indian illegally occupied …

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Rehmani congratulates Muslims on eve of Eid-ul-Azha

Islamabad, July 09 (KMS): Former Convener of All Parties Hurriyat Conference Azad Jammu and Kashmir chapter Muhammad Farooq Rehman has congratulated the Muslim brethren on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha. Muhammad Farooq Rehman in a statement in Islamabad said the followers of the last Messenger Muhammad (SAW) were certainly fortunate to …

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Release of Kashmiri political detainees before Eid-ul-Adha demanded

Srinagar, July 02 (KMS): Illegally detained All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) leader Abdul Samad Inqilabi has expressed concern over the plight of Kashmiri political detainees languishing in different jails Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and India and demanded their immediate release. Abdul Samad Inqilabi in a message from the …

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Rehmani demands release of all Hurriyat leaders from jails before Eid

Islamabad, June 30 (KMS): The Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Freedom League (JKPFL), Muhammad Farooq Rehmani has drawn attention of the United Nations and other global rights’ bodies to the worsening political situation of the Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir and plight of political detainees in different jails …

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Mushaal urges Muslim world to take concrete steps for Yasin Malik’s release

Islamabad, May 28 (KMS): Mushaal Hussein Mullick, the Chairperson of Peace and Culture Organisation and wife of jailed Kashmiri Hurriyat leader, Muhammad Yasin Malik, has said that the Muslim world should not merely condemn and express reservations over Yasin Malik’s life sentence but should take steps to ensure his immediate …

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Khurram Parvez named in Time’s list of 100 Most Influential People

Srinagar, May 24 (KMS): The well-known human rights defender in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK), Khurram Parvez, who has been imprisoned by India under draconian laws, has been named by the Time Magazine in its list of “100 Most Influential People of 2022.” Journalist and author Rana Ayyub, …

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Article: 26 years later: Getting away with extrajudicial execution of Jalil Andrabi

Dr Ghulam Nabi Fai One of the darkest chapters of Indian judicial partiality was left hanging half closed and banging in the wind when Major Avtar Singh, the killer of internationally known human rights activist and Chairman of Kashmir Commission of Jurists, Advocate Jalil Andrabi, was found dead after he …

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HR violations by Indian troops in IIOJK reach alarming proportions

#HRViolationsInIIOJK Islamabad, March 24 (KMS): Human rights violations in Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) by Indian troops have reached alarming proportions since the Modi-led fascist Indian government repealed the territory’s special status in August 2019. Though international rights bodies have been raising alarm about rights violations in IIOJK …

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