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NEWS EVENTS AND UPDATES IN MUSLIM WORLD IN ASIA INDIA PAKISTHAN AND OTHER REGINAL COUNTRIES

2020 SAW SURGE IN ‘HARASSMENT’ OF KASHMIR JOURNALISTS

Journalists have been attacked and press freedom curtailed since India stripped Kashmir of its special status since 2019. Masrat Zahra was among several Kashmiri journalists summoned by police earlier this year AtharParvaizandSwagataYadavar   Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – For young Kashmiri photojournalist, Masrat Zahra, the fear of getting arrested or summoned by …

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Biden Administration to Probe Rohingya Genocide Claim By Sebastian Strangio

The incoming Biden administration is reportedly planning to launch an interagency review to determine whether Myanmar’s fierce persecution of its Muslim Rohingya minority amounts to genocide. The plan was revealed by incoming Secretary of State Antony Blinken during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee earlier this week, during which …

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