Pakistan to observe Friday as Kashmir Solidarity Day

Pakistan to observe Friday as Kashmir Solidarity Day

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s federal cabinet has declared that Kashmir Solidarity Day will be observed on Friday in support of Kashmiri people and against “Indian brutalities”, Radio Pakistan reported on Tuesday. The federal cabinet met in Islamabad under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif gave a presentation on the situation […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Pak iterates support to Kashmir issue

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Pak iterates support to Kashmir issue

Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday said the dream of peace and prosperity in the region would remain elusive without resolving the Kashmir issue and reaffirmed its support for the people in the Valley in their struggle for the right to self-determination. President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi made these remarks in their separate […]

Struggle of Kashmiris destined to succeed: Gen Bajwa

Struggle of Kashmiris destined to succeed: Gen Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Monday that Kashmiris are waiting for the international community to wake up and hold the United Nations-promised plebiscite, Geo News reported. In his Kashmir Day message, Army Chief also praised Kashmiri resistance leadership, saying that the “repression of Indian occupying forces can never suppress […]

Geelani thanks Pakistan

Geelani thanks Pakistan

Appeals Pak to protect Ahmediyas, set example in honouring human rights SRINAGAR: Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Monday thanked Pakistan and its army for their sustained and determined efforts to support the resistance movement in Kashmir. “Kashmir nation, which has been fighting Indian occupation since seventy years, is thankful to you (Pakistan) for […]

Pakistan observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

Pakistan observes Kashmir Solidarity Day

SRINAGAR: Pakistan on Monday observed Kashmir Solidarity Day (February 5) “to show solidarity with Kashmiris in their struggle for freedom”. A one-minute silence was observed nationwide at 10am to pay homage to the “sacrifices of the people of Kashmir and their struggle”. President Mamnoon Hussain addressed the main ceremony of the Kashmir Solidarity Day in […]

Pro-freedom groups thank Pakistan for support

SRINAGAR: Several resistance parties on Monday expressed gratitude to the Government of Pakistan, its army and people for their political, moral and unflinching support to the people of Jammu Kashmir in their “just struggle” to achieve their “inalienable” right to self-determination. Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani while felicitating Pakistan for its active role vis-a-vis […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Pak announces public holiday

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Pak announces public holiday

Conferences, demonstration to mark the event LAHORE: Pakistan government has announced a public holiday today to mark the Youm-e-Yakhjehti-e-Kashmir (Kashmir Solidarity Day) across Pakistan. According to the notification issued by country’s Ministry of Interior, Pakistan will celebrate Kashmir Day with traditional zeal and enthusiasm. “February 5 will be a public holiday and all government, semi-government […]

Desirous of Kashmir resolution through dialogue: Barjees

Desirous of Kashmir resolution through dialogue: Barjees

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan Muhammad Barjees Tahir on Sunday said the Kashmir Solidarity Day is being observed “to give a loud and clear message to the world that the hearts of Pakistanis and Kashmiris throb in unison”. Kashmir Solidarity day will be observed today to express “solidarity and whole-hearted support of […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Mirwaiz thanks Pak for ‘unflinching’ support

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Mirwaiz thanks Pak for ‘unflinching’ support

SRINAGAR: Chairman of his faction of Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has expressed his gratitude to the Government of Pakistan, its people and leadership for their “unconditional and unflinching support to the political movement of the people of Jammu and Kashmir for the right to self-determination”. In his message on the occasion of February 5 […]

Pak doctors stage protest in solidarity with Kashmiris

Pak doctors stage protest in solidarity with Kashmiris

Srinagar: Muslim Medical Mission (MMS), a Pakistan-based organization of medical professionals on Monday held a protest demonstration to express solidarity with Kashmiri Muslims at Lahore press club. The protesters also decried the detention of Hafiz Muhammad Saeed and other leaders. Professors, doctors of different hospitals and students of medical department participated in the demonstration. They […]