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JKLF chairman extended good wishes to the prime minister and prayed for his early recovery.
The JKLF Chairman expressed his heartfelt grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Malik Muhammad Shafi, the founder member of JKLF.
Meanwhile, the JKLF in a statement issued in Srinagar denounced continued detention of Muhammad Yasin Malik at central Jail in Srinagar and police raids on the residences of JKLF Zonal President Noor Muhammad Kalwal and Zonal Organizer Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri and harassment of the inmates.— RK ISLAMABAD— The two- day International Kashmir Seminar was inaugurated in Islamabad, today, with a strong message to the international community that it can no longer stay as a mute spectator towards the matchless struggle of the people of Kashmir to achieve their inalienable right to selfdetermination.
The seminar has been organized by the Mirpur University of Science and Technology to deliberate upon global dimensions of the Kashmir dispute and current Indian plans to suppress the Kashmir liberation movement.
The speakers said that Kashmir was the oldest dispute pending with the UN and the World Body had failed to implement its resolutions passed several decades ago on the issue. They said that settlement of the dispute in accordance with the Kashmiris’ aspirations was imperative for peace and security of South Asia. They expressed serious concern over India’s plans to change the demographic composition of occupied Kashmir. The speakers condemned the continued detention of Hurriyet leaders including Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, and paid glowing tributes to the Kashmiri martyrs.
The speakers included President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan, Raja Zafarul Haq, Sheikh Tajammul- ul- Islam, Dr Habibur Rehman, Dr Atia Anayatullah, Dr Muhammad Khan, Mushaal Malick, Abdur Rasheed terrorism in occupied Kashmir martyred twenty one Kashmiris in the last month of May. During the period, 71 people were critically injured when Indian police and paramilitary personnel used brute Convention of Islamic Circle of North America said that the Kashmiris were masters of their own destiny and they would decide their political future by themselves.
CHARHOI, AJK: Senior Minister Ch Muhammad Yasin praying after laying foundation stone of
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