PM Imran Khan condemns killing of innocent Kashmiris in IoK
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly denounced killing of innocent Kashmirs in Pulwama area of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) by Indian forces, ARY News reported on Sunday.
In a tweet, the prime minister said only dialogue and not violence and killings will resolve this decades old conflict of Kashmir.
Strongly condemn killing of innocent Kashmiri civilians in Pulwama IOK by Indian security forces. Only dialogue & not violence & killings will resolve this conflict. We will raise issue of India’s human rights violations in IOK & demand UNSC fulfil its J&K plebiscite commitment
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) December 16, 2018
The Prime Minister said Pakistan will raise issue of India’s human rights violations in Occupied Kashmir and demand the United Nations to fulfil its commitment to hold plebiscite in Kashmir.
Earlier today, condemning the killings of 14 innocent people in held-Kashmir, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, had urged the international community and human rights organizations to take notice of ongoing killing spree of Kashmiris by Indian troops in occupied valley.
It is pertinent to mention here that the fresh barbarism of Indian troops in occupied Kashmir martyred 14 Kashmiri youth in Pulwama district, yesterday, December 15.
According to details, three youth were shot down during a so-called cordon and search operation by Indian officers in Kharpora Sirnoo area of the district.
Following the martyrdom of innocent youth, Kashmiris took to the streets and staged aggressive protests against the atrocities. In response, Indian troops fired bullets, pellets and teargas shells to disperse the protesters, leaving another 11 people dead and dozens others injured.