Geelani condemns killings, extends congratulations to Erdogan
Srinagar June 25, 2018: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman, Syed Ali Geelani on Monday while blaming Indian rulers for continuous bloodshed in state, said that we are not even allowed to mourn our slain youth.
Syed Ali Geelani in a statement paid his heartfelt tributes to slain youth in Cheddar Kulgam and while condemning the killing of two Shahid Nazir Hajam and Shakoor Ahmad Dar and showering pellets over peaceful mourners, said that rulers and army generals have virtually given their nod to army against innocent civilians and approved it as their state policy.
Terming the house and police detention of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Mohammad Yaseen Malik, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Ghulam Ahmad Gulzar and Mohammad Ashraf Laya as state vandalism, Syed Ali Geelani said that nowhere in world we perceive such type of arrogance.
Meanwhile, Geelani extended his congratulations to Tayyip Erdogan for “his success” in the June 24 presidential elections and “appreciated Turkey’s development, success in economy and stronger position in the international arena,” statement said.
Geelani said that we are all praise for his moral support to our cause and hope Tayyip Erdogan will play a pivotal and impressive role for peaceful solution of Kashmir issue.