Tag Archives: War Crimes

Documentaries: Where Have You Hidden My Crescent Moon by Iffat Fatima

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Kashmir: Rape with Impunity

Kunan Poshpora was not the first instance of rape of by the armed forces in Kashmir. In his memoir, Curfewed Night, Basharat Peer talks about a rape that had happened less than a year ago: “Women and girls formed a circle, … Continue reading

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Kashmir: Indian War Crimes against Women

On May 15, 1994 at about 9:00 pm, corporal Harbhajan Singh and rifleman Gurtej Singh of 1 Rashtriya Rifles, Qazigund entered the house of a woman, took her husband to Qazigund Hospital and directed him to call a staff nurse. … Continue reading

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Sopore: ‘I saw BSF men killing civilians like flies’

By Izhar Nazir Ali   Pattan: It was a chilly January morning. Flakes of snow had just started descending from the overcast sky. Like every day, Ali Mohammad, then 52, moved his coach to ferry passengers. By the time the bus … Continue reading

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