human rights violation in kashmir

India protests: UN terms PaK as ‘Azad Kashmir’, Lashkar, Jaish as ‘armed groups’

India protests: UN terms PaK as ‘Azad Kashmir’, Lashkar, Jaish as ‘armed groups’

In strongly objecting to the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) report on human rights violations in J&K, India has cited departures from internationally-accepted terminology in the report, the Indian Express reported. The report has termed militant organisations like Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) as “armed group” 38 times, Pakistan-administered […]

Pak raises ‘human rights violation in Kashmir’ at UN Committee on Information; India objects

Pak raises ‘human rights violation in Kashmir’ at UN Committee on Information; India objects

Pakistan has raked up the issue of alleged human rights violation in Kashmir at the UN’s Committee on Information to which India raised a strong objection, saying it was irrelevant to the work of the panel, reports said. Pakistan’s delegate Masood Anwar, addressing a session of Committee on Information Wednesday, raised the issue of Kashmir […]