Kashmir issue can be resolved politically not militarily: APHC
Srinagar, October 15 (Online): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyet Conference (APHC) has said that Kashmir is a political dispute which can be resolved only politically and not militarily.
The APHC spokesman in a statement issued in Srinagar said that in a letter to Governor, NN Vohra, the Hurriyet Conference recounted the history of Kashmir dispute and Kashmiris’ struggle for right to self-determination.
“The past 70 years are a testimony to the courage, fortitude, resistance, resilience and repeated resurgence of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. The history of freedom struggles across the world bears witness that military might and repression has always failed in the face of people’s yearning and determination for freedom.
“You very well know that the problem of Kashmir is essentially political and in need of a political solution. Because of the non-resolution of this dispute the whole region lives in a state of fear, uncertainty and mistrust,” the letter to Governor, reads, according to the spokesman.