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US Congress Foreign Relations Committee To Hear Kashmir Issue

WASHINGTON: The US House Foreign Relations Committee said it will soon hear the issue of Indian occupied Kashmir (IoK) in its upcoming meeting.

Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Asia Brad Sherman announced that the subcommittee will soon hold a hearing on the deteriorating situation in IoK which has been under a clampdown since August 5.

“The hearing will focus on the humanitarian situation in Kashmir, where many political activists have been arrested and daily life, the internet and telephone communications have been interrupted,” Congressman Sherman said.

European Parliament is also going to discuss Kashmir issue for the first time in its foreign relations committee meeting going to be held on September 2 while Prime Azad Jammu and Kashmir will also attend the meeting.