January 16: Senior leader of All Parties Hurriyet Conference (APHC),
Shabir Ahmad Shah has said that the blood of Kashmiri martyrs
will not be allowed to go waste and their sacrifices will
bring positives results soon.
Shabbir Ahmad Shah visit Bijbehara, today, and expressed
sympathies with the families of Kashmiri youth recently
martyred by Indian troops. Addressing people on the occasion,
he said that the Kashmiris’ sacrifices had centre-staged the
Kashmir dispute on international level and the world community
was talking about the peaceful solution of the dispute.
He said that illegal arrests and use of brute force could not
prevent the people of Jammu and Kashmir from continuing the
just struggle for securing their right to self-determination.
He reiterated the pledge to continue the liberation struggle
till its complete success, despite all odds.
The senior APHC leader also thanked the people and government
of Pakistan for their moral, diplomatic and political support
to the Kashmiris and highlighting the Kashmir dispute at all
forums. He urged the international community to take notice of
gross human rights violations in the occupied territory and
put pressure on India to resolve the dispute in accordance
with the Kashmiris’ aspirations.
Shabbir Ahmad Shah made it clear that complete peace in South
Asia was impossible without settling the dispute over Kashmir.
Islamabad, June 30: The convener of Hurriyat Conference
(M)—Pak chapter---Mehmood Ahmed Saghar on Thursday said that Kashmir is not a
territorial dispute between India and Pakistan.
“India and Pakistan are parties to the dispute, however as a principal party to
the issue Kashmiris have the right to decide their fate through free, fair and
impartial plebiscite guaranteed to them by the international community and the
leadership of India as well. Kashmir issue cannot be resolved bilaterally,”
Saghar said in a statement.
“Instead of issuing statements India should accept the ground realities and
resolve the core issue of Kashmir peacefully in accordance with aspirations of
Kashmiris,” he said.