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The Human rights abusses in Indian Kashmir should not be ignored by the world

The Kashmir Council-EU Chairman Ali Raza Syed said that the systematic human rights violations in Kashmir should not be neglected by the International Community.   He was addressing a conference entitled, “The Alarming Humanitarian Crisis in Kashmir” on the occasion of the UN’s International Day for Tolerance in the city of Stuttgart hosted by Riffat […]

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A second independent report released by the office of OHCHR on the human rights situation in Kashmir

The second independent report commissioned by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on the human rights situation in Kashmir covers the period May 2018 to April 2019. The report notes the absence of any positive response on the part of India or Pakistan to the recommendations of the previous […]

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European Parliament heeds UN call for action on human rights abuses in Kashmir

The 2018 Kashmir-EU Week took place in the European Parliament from the 5th – 16th Nov 2018. The event was hosted by Wajid Khan MEP and Dr Sajjad Karim MEP. As in previous years, the Conference was organised by the Brussels-based NGO the Kashmir Council-EU. This year the Kashmir Council-EU was able to draw on […]

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KC-EU welcomes UN’s HR Commissioner’s statement on Kashmir

The Chairman Kashmir-Council EU (KC-EU) Mr. Ali Raza Syed has welcomed the statement of the newly appointed United Nation High Commissioner for Human Rights on the issue of human rights violations in Indian-administrated Kashmir. The High Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Michelle Bachelet has criticised India for not taking any measures to address the human […]

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