SAHR vehemently condemns the alleged beheading of two Indian soldiers by the Pakistan’s Army

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional network of human rights defenders, expresses grave concern at reports of the alleged beheading of two Indian soldiers in the Line of Control in the Kashmir region by the Border Action Team of the Pakistan Army on 01 May 2017. While Pakistan has strongly denied…

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Release of the report on the dialogue among the Civil Society representatives of Afghanistan, India and Pakistan

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR) organised a dialogue among civil society representatives of Afghanistan, India and Pakistan on 28 and 29 November 2016 in Kabul, Afghanistan. It was hosted by the Afghan Women’s Education Center (AWEC). The main purpose of the dialogue was to review the peace and security issues…

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SAHR observes with great concern the alarming deterioration of the relations between India and Pakistan

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), the regional human rights organisation observes with great concern the alarming deterioration of the relations between India and Pakistan. Consequently, the cross border firing has now become routine activity. Civilians and soldiers of both the countries are killed in the crossfire. People living on…

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SAHR observes with much distress the rapidly diminishing status of human rights in Kashmir

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional human rights organisation, observes with much distress the rapidly diminishing status of human rights in Kashmir. Since the killing of Burhan Wani, a leader of Hizbul Mujahideen on 8th July, there have been widespread public demonstrations across Kashmir and in a bid…

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