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UN calls for international probe into Kashmir rights violations

11 monthes ago   |   By Al Jazeera

UN Human Rights Office report accuses India and Pakistan of excessive use of force and human rights abuses in Kashmir.
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UN rights office calls for international probe in Kashmir

11 monthes ago   |   By National Post

GENEVA - The U.N. human rights chief called Thursday for an independent, international investigation into reports of rights violations in the disputed region of Kashmir, laying blame for civilian deaths and injuries on both Indian and Pakistani security forces.
In its first report on the region, the office of Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, details “chronic impunity for violations committed by security forces.” The report was written without visiting the region as both sides refused to grant unconditional access to the investigators.
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