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Article: Plight of Kashmir’s forgotten refugees

October 3, 2014
Article: Plight of Kashmir’s forgotten refugees

An article by Laura Schuurmans: Thursday, May 15, 2014 – In January 1948, the then Indian Premier Jawahar Lal Nehru brought the Kashmir question to the United Nations Security Council. The resolution by the Security Counci l bound both India and Pakistan to grant the people of Jammu and Kashmir a plebiscite for determining...

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WKDA Appreciates European Parliament for its Support to Kashmir-EU Week

October 3, 2014
WKDA Appreciates European Parliament for its Support to Kashmir-EU Week

Source – Srinagar, Nov 22 (KNS): World Kashmiri Diaspora Alliance Chairman Farooq Papa has expressed his appreciation for European Parliament members especially Vice President of the European parliament His Excellency Edward McMillan Mr. Sajaad Karim and Ms. Jean Lambert in supporting the successful Kashmir EU week in European Parliament. In a statement issued in Toronto...

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The Forgotten Massacres of Kashmir

September 5, 2014
The Forgotten Massacres of Kashmir

Article by Laura Schuurmans: On the morning of January 20, 1990 there was a demonstration on the streets of Srinagar. In itself this was not an unusual occurrence. The 1987 elections, which were widely regarded as having been rigged, had deprived Kashmiris of any effective political voice. Street demonstrations were one of the few...

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Kashmir EU Week Starts on September 9, 2014

August 20, 2014
Kashmir EU Week Starts on September 9, 2014

Kashmir is not part of India or Pakistan nor is it an Independent country unless determined by peoples of Kashmir by a referendum .Until such time Kashmir has its own unique acceptance in European Parliament and US Congress because it being on the United Nation Agenda. No other state or Province of India or...

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The West Lacks Understanding

August 5, 2014
The West Lacks Understanding

Except from article profiling Laura Schuurmans: Laura believes that the West should shift its attention to Indonesia, as she considers the country to be the best example of how democracy and Islam can stand side by side. She also believes that Indonesian women should advocate their religious rights across the globe, in order to...

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Brussels meeting focuses on Kashmiri women

July 5, 2014
Brussels meeting focuses on Kashmiri women

A unique manner to draw attention to the resilience of Kashmiris in Indian held Kashmir saw a gathering of Kashmiri women this month in Brussels.

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