Pakistan defends groups fighting against Indian forces in Kashmir

Spokesman for Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry Nafees Zakaria speaks at a press conference in Islamabad on September 29, 2016. (Photo by AFP) Pakistan has defended separatist groups fighting against New Delhi’s forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir. Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry, in a statement issued on Tuesday, said the struggle by the separatist groups against the Indian rule was “legitimate.” “The […]

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Clashes along Kashmir border kill four

Indian army forces patrol during an operation against suspected militants south of Srinagar, Kashmir, May 4, 2017. (Photo by AFP) A gun battle between Indian soldiers and militants has claimed the lives of four people in Indian-controlled Kashmir. An Indian army spokesman said the fatalities had occurred during a military operation on Saturday in Naugam […]

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Pakistan pm slams India’s ‘repression’ on Kashmir Solidarity Day

Supporters of the Islamic charity organization Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) take part in a demonstration to mark Kashmir Solidarity Day in Peshawar, Pakistan February 5, 2017. (Photo by Reuters) Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reiterated his condemnation of Indian “repression” in Indian-administered Himalayan region of Kashmir. Addressing a Kashmir conference held on the occasion of Kashmir […]

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