Report - Dec 2 2008

<?xml version="1.0"?> "With Friends Like These" ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/2006/09/20/friends-these-0...

Report - Jul 2 2008

<?xml version="1.0"?> "Everyone Lives in Fear" Patterns of Impunity in Jammu and Kashmir Map of Kashmir Region I. Summary ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/2006/09/11/everyone-lives-fear-0...

News - May 15 2009

(New York)- The newly elected Jammu and Kashmir government should hold security forces to account for human rights violations as an important confidence-building measure to promote lasting peace, Human Rights Watch said today in a letter to Chief Minister ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2009/02/09/india-hold-abusers-kashmir-accountable...

News - Feb 23 2010

(New York)- The Indian authorities' arrest of a Border Security Force constable suspected of killing a Kashmiri teenager could be an important step to curtail security force abuses, Human Rights Watch said today. The government should also investigate ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2010/02/11/india-kashmir-arrest-step-accountability...

News - Dec 3 2009

(New York)- The Indian government should order troops and police to refrain from using lethal force against violent protesters in Jammu and Kashmir unless absolutely necessary to protect life, Human Rights Watch said today. Human Rights Watch called on ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2008/08/12/india-order-kashmir-forces-use-restraint...

News - Sep 17 2010

(New York)- The Jammu and Kashmir state government should carry out a high court order to ensure due process rights and protections for children detained for allegedly participating in violent street protests, Human Rights Watch said today. ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2010/07/21/india-implement-juvenile-justice-laws-ka...

News - Aug 24 2011

(New Delhi) – Indian authorities should immediately open an independent, transparent, and credible investigation into the unmarked graves discovered in Jammu and Kashmir state, Human Rights Watch said today. ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2011/08/24/india-investigate-unmarked-graves-jammu-...

News - Dec 16 2009

(New York)- The Indian government must launch a credible and independent investigation into all “disappearances” and fake “encounter killings” in Jammu and Kashmir state since the conflict began in 1989, Human Rights Watch said today. Last week, on ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2007/02/14/india-investigate-all-disappearances-kas...

News - Dec 16 2009

(New York)- The Indian government must thoroughly investigate and prosecute members of the security forces responsible for the extrajudicial execution of a carpenter and two laborers in Jammu and Kashmir, Human Rights Watch said today. The investigation ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2007/01/29/india-prosecute-police-killings-jammu-an...

News - Jun 7 2010

(New York)- The recent killing of three men by soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir in an apparent faked encounter with so-called militants underscores the urgency for the Indian government to repeal the Armed Forces Special Powers (Jammu and Kashmir) Act ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2010/06/07/india-prosecute-soldiers-kashmir-encount...

News - Jul 28 2010

Recent unrest in Kashmir has undermined peace prospects between nuclear powers. Meenakshi Ganguly looks at the suffering of Kashmiris caught in a cycle of violence The last week of violence in India’s Jammu and Kashmir state has seen at least 20 people ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2008/08/18/kashmir-tinderbox...

News - Apr 12 2010

In a new report published today, Human Rights Watch charges that human rights violations by all parties in Kashmir have been a critical factor behind the current conflict. ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/1999/07/15/rights-abuses-behind-kashmir-fighting...

News - Dec 23 2009

(Islamabad)- In Azad Kashmir, a region largely closed to international scrutiny until a devastating earthquake hit last year, the Pakistani government represses democratic freedoms, muzzles the press and practices routine torture, Human Rights Watch said ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2006/09/20/pakistan-free-kashmir-far-free...

News - Mar 18 2010

(New York) – Pakistan’s government should ensure that pro-independence political groups in Pakistani-administered Kashmir are free to organize peaceful political gatherings in the run-up to legislative assembly elections on July 11, Human Rights Watch said ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2006/07/05/pakistan-abuses-feared-kashmir-elections...

Report Synopsis - Jan 7 2009

Unlawful arrest, mistreatment, and curbs on freedom of expression and assembly have long been used as part of the Pakistani government’s efforts to crack down on peaceful political activities, including election campaigning, by Kashmiri nationalist ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/2006/07/06/appendix-press-release-pakistan-abuse...

Report Synopsis - Apr 12 2010

In this report, Human Rights Watch charges that human rights violations by all parties in Kashmir have been a critical factor behind the current conflict. The report says that if those violations had been seriously addressed at any time over thelast ten ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/1999/07/01/behind-kashmir-conflict...

News - Jan 19 2010

Human Rights Watch today called on the heads of state of India and Pakistan to focus on restoring civil liberties, accountability, and justice in Kashmir. The summit between Indian Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee and Pakistani President General Pervez ...

http://www.hrw.org/news/2001/07/13/indiapakistan-summit-call-address-human-...

Report Synopsis - Jan 23 2009

As the conflict in Kashmir continues into its fifth year, the government of India appears to have stepped up its catch-and-kill campaign against Muslim insurgents, resulting in an escalation of human rights abuses since early 1994. Civilians continue to ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/1994/08/01/continuing-repression-kashmir...

Report Synopsis - Jan 26 2009

With the bloody conflict in Indian-controlled Kashmir now in its fourth year, Indian troops have embarked on a “catch and kill” campaign against Muslim militants, resulting in a sharp escalation of human rights abuses, including summary executions of ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/1993/07/01/human-rights-crisis-kashmir...

Report Synopsis - Jan 26 2009

Since January 1990, the north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir has been the site of a brutal conflict between Indian security forces and armed Muslim insurgents demanding independence or accession to Pakistan. ...

http://www.hrw.org/reports/1993/05/01/rape-kashmir...