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ICNA CSJ And Other Muslim Groups Call For Sanctions On Home Minister Of India

(WASHINGTON, D.C., 1/6/20) – A coalition of Indian-American and American civil society, civil and human rights organizations today held a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., calling for U.S. sanctions on Home Minister of India in response to that country adopting the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) – a law that discriminates against India’s religious minorities …


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Congressional Hearing On Kashmir

By Ammar Ahmed On Tuesday, October 22, the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and Nonproliferation convened a highly anticipated two-part hearing on human rights in South Asia. While at times touching on other matters in the region, the hearing was largely focused on concerns over recent developments in the disputed territories of Jammu and …


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Massive Rally Of Over 20,000 At UN. CSJ Leads In Coordination

The New York chapter of ICNA Council for Social Justice (ICNA CSJ-NY) and other human rights and social justice organizations joined a coalition of over 20,000 protesters in front of the United Nations building in New York City to oppose the Indian government’s renewed oppression of Kashmiris. The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several world leaders addressed the UN …