In a message on the event of Worldwide Day in Help of Victims of Torture on his official social media account on Twitter, he mentioned: “Today on International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, I call on the international community to hold India accountable for its human rights abuses in IOJK where women, men & children have faced pellet guns, sexual assault, electrocution, & physical & mental torture.”
Prime Minister Khan mentioned these atrocities by Indian occupation forces “on orders of the Hindutva Supremacist Occupation Modi govt” are nicely documented by the United Nations, Huham Rights organisations and worldwide media.
These atrocities by Indian Occupation forces on orders of the Hindutva Supremacist Occupation Modi govt are nicely documented by UN, HR orgs & intl media. A unbroken silence within the face of such blatant abuse is towards int human rights & humanitarian legal guidelines & should be unacceptable
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) June 26, 2020
“A continuing silence in the face of such blatant abuse is against int[ernational] human rights & humanitarian laws & must be unacceptable,” the premier mentioned.
It’s noteworthy that the UN Worldwide Day in Help of Victims of Torture noticed on 26 June marks the second in 1987 when the UN Conference In opposition to Torture and Different Merciless, Inhuman or Degrading Remedy or Punishment, one of many key devices in preventing torture, got here into impact.
In his message on the event, Minister for data and Broadcasting Shibli Faraz mentioned the day is aimed toward drawing the world’s consideration in the direction of the victims of violence. He added the Kashmir subject is a global long-standing battle because the brutal Indian forces are subjecting the harmless Kashmiri folks of oppression and persecution.