Ankara Declaration under OIC Parliamentary forum reaffirms Kashmiris’ right to self-determination

A moving documentary and pictorial slide-show were shown during the statement of the Speaker, vividly capturing the Indian state-terrorism in IOK, including the impact of pellet guns against the defenseless Kashmiris, particularly women and children; deaths and injuries caused by live ammunition fire at peaceful protestors; effect of torture; as well as discovery of mass graves in IOK. The documentary’s crescendo was the ubiquitous chants of “Azadi”(freedom) by Kashmiri women in IOK that echoed in the meeting hall of the Turkish Grand National Assembly….MORE nation


Quietly, while Americans have been focused on the ongoing drama over repealing the Affordable Care Act and the new revelations about the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia, President Donald Trump has been busy dramatically expanding the American troop presence inside Syria. And virtually no one in Washington has noticed. Americans have a right to know what Trump is planning and whether this will lead to an Iraq-style occupation of Syria for years to come…MORE:  huffingtonpost