Azad Kashmir

Kashmir observe Black Day on Indian occupation anniversary

Kashmir Black Day

Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and the world over are observing Black Day today to convey to the international community that they reject Indian illegal occupation of Jammu and Kashmir. It was on this day in 1947 when Indian troops landed in Srinagar and forcibly occupied Jammu and Kashmir in total disregard to the partition plan ...

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Azad Kashmir Assembly denounces Indian forces’ firing across LoC


Azad Kashmir Legislative Assembly today strongly denounced the unprovoked firing by Indian forces on civilian population along the Line of Control. The House‚ which met with Speaker Sardar Ghulam Sadiq in the chair‚ adopted a resolution calling upon the international community to help resolve the Kashmir dispute in accordance with UN resolutions for establishing lasting peace in the region. The ...

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Indian deputy high commissioner summoned over LoC violation


MUZAFFARABAD: Pakistan summoned India’s deputy ambassador on Monday to protest over the latest clashes in the disputed Himalayan territory of Kashmir that left one civilian dead. The Pakistani military accused India of “unprovoked firing” across the de facto border in the early hours of Monday morning, the latest in a series of violent confrontations in Kashmir. Tensions have flared again ...

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Indian Forces opened fire at the border


Indian Forces opened fired at 5 am after noticing some movement on the border, Border Security Force (BSF) troopers foiled an infiltration bid from Pakistan at Samba sector of the border near Jammu early on Monday, an official said. Troopers guarding the Ballad border post, about 55 km from Jammu, noticed some movement around 5 am and opened fire to ...

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A Pakistani was killed after crossing into the Indian side of Kashmir


A Pakistani was killed after crossing into the Indian side of Kashmir, officials on both sides said on Friday, but their competing accounts indicated that tension remains high a month after the worst outbreak of violence in years in the disputed region. The Pakistani army said one of its soldiers on Thursday inadvertently strayed across the Line of Control (LoC) ...

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