People of Indian Occupied Kashmir are not alone, we stand by them: AJK President

MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan: The President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Sardar Masood Khan has said that the people of the Indian Occupied Kashmir are not alone as entire Pakistani nation and Kashmir people stand by them on all fronts.

While addressing a ceremony in connection with Defense and Martyrs Day in Muzaffarabad on Friday, Masood Khan made it clear that no power of the world can deprive the people of Jammu and Kashmir of their right to self-determination.

Sardar Masood Khan said that the Kashmiri people have been fighting against the Indian tyranny and oppression over the last seven decades.

The AJP president urged the UN Security Council to get stopped Indian genocide in Occupied Kashmir.

Masood Khan said that Indian actions in Occupied Kashmir has put peace and security of entire region at stake. He said that the UN Security Council should take practical steps to end the miseries and agony of Kashmiri people.

The Defence and Martyrs Day is being observed today to pay tributes to the martyrs and ghazis and reaffirm commitment to defend the motherland against all threats.

It was on this day in 1965 that the Indian forces crossed international border in the darkness of night to attack Pakistan but the nation foiled nefarious designs of the enemy.

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The Defence and Martyrs Day is also being observed as Kashmir Solidarity Day to reaffirm the support of Pakistani nation to the oppressed people of occupied Kashmir who have been under lockdown for over a month now.