Press Releases

January 8, 2018

HIGH COURT ISSUES NOTICE IN SAILAN MASSACRE CASE

18 November 2017 Press release On 17 November 2017, J&K High Court admitted a petition filed by the family members of the victims of the “Sailan […]
January 8, 2018

SHRC Orders Government to Investigate 2080 unmarked graves and mass graves of Poonch and Rajouri districts

Press Release: 2nd November, 2017 Association of Parent of Disappeared Persons (APDP) welcomes the recent 24th October, 2017 order of State Human Rights Commission [SHRC] regarding […]
January 8, 2018

AMID IMPUNITY, ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCE FOLLOWED BY EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS CONTINUES IN JAMMU & KASHMIR

  Today, on the International Day of the Disappeared, Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) seeks to draw attention to the continued practice of enforced […]
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Human Shields


Human shield is a military and political term describing the deliberate placement of non-combatants in or around combat targets to deter the enemy from attacking these combat targets.
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Pellet Injuries


A pellet is a non-spherical projectile designed to be fired from an air gun. Simply put, a pellet gun is a kind of small arms capable of shooting small projectiles in through pressurized air. Pellets are designed to travel at subsonic speeds.

FROM STRUCTURES OF VIOLENCE JKCCS 2015


WHAT WE DO

PUBLICATIONS

HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS

January 01, 2017 to December 31, 2017

450

TOTAL KILLINGS

108

CIVILIAN KILLINGS

216

MILITANTS

125

ARMED FORCES

01

IKHWAN


THE UNTOLD STORY OF J&K

JKCCS believes that a vibrant civil society and institution building is essential for any society, particularly Jammu and Kashmir. JKCCS maintains that the people of Jammu and Kashmir should enjoy all the internationally guaranteed civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights including the right to self-determination.

JKCCS with its constituent’s campaigns against the phenomenon of enforced disappearances, illegal detentions, torture, extra-judicial executions, sexual violence, unmarked/mass graves and seeks impartial investigations into all cases of human rights abuses, prosecution of perpetrators and justice/reparations to the victims of conflict.


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