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Srinagar, September 17 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Gilani has sought the intervention by the United Nations for a peaceful settlement of the Jammu and Kashmir dispute, lingering before the World Body for the past seven decades.
Syed Ali Gilani in a letter to UN Secretary General, António Guterres, said that Jammu and Kashmir was waiting for the final dispensation in accordance with the agreed UN Resolutions. He reiterated the demand to appoint a War Crime Tribunal for Jammu and Kashmir to identify the culprits of human rights abuses in the occupied territory. He said that the indiscriminate use of lethal weapons, pellet guns, bullets, pawa shells to contain public rallies had become a routine matter in the territory. He urged the UN Chief to prevail upon the Indian government to give free access to global human rights watchdogs to take an on spot stock of the situation with regard to human rights abuses in Kashmir. Continue reading