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AFSPA to be revoked when the time is right: Rajnath in J&K

The controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act will be revoked in Jammu and Kashmir when the situation is conducive, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said.   "I want to say......

Amnesty releases damning report on human rights violations in J-K

Calling the Armed Forces Special Powers Act as one of the “primary facilitators of impunity” by security forces, Amnesty International on Wednesday demanded its repeal and sought......

NC demands for immediate revocation of AFSPA again

Giving Tripura’s example, National Conference on Saturday sought immediate revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Jammu and Kashmir, saying continuation of the Act was not in sync......

Centre welcomes withdrawal of AFSPA in Tripura

The Centre on Thursday welcomed the Tripura government's decision to lift Armed Forces Special Powers Act saying there was no need for the state government to take the consent of the central......

AFSPA is a must if army has to operate in J-K: Parrikar

The Armed Forces Special Powers Act is mandatory if the army has to be deployed in Jammu and Kashmir or any other state for internal security, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said.......
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Military ties with Russia strengthen

Zuber Singh 03 July 2015 Analysis Throughout the Cold War - and afterwards - Russia's relations with Pakistan remained almost... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/weeklyassessment/WeeklyAssessmentDetail.html?cmaid=84952&mmacmaid=84953&volumeno=VIII&issueno=27
The Emergency that continues

25 years of AFSPA in Jammu & Kashmir In September 1990, Parliament passed the Armed Forces (Jammu and Kashmir) Special Powers Act, which was... ...

http://kashmirobserver.net/news/opinion/emergency-continues
Airbus Helicopters Teams Up With India's Mahindra Group

/PRNewswire/ -- - Airbus Helicopters and Mahindra Group Subsidiary, Mahindra Defence, Form a Partnership to Respond to India's Military... ...

http://www.prnewswire.co.in/news-releases/airbus-helicopters-teams-up-with-indias-mahindra-group-511553951.html
Time to throw out draconian AFSPA from J & K

By Reeta Tremblay July 5 marks the 25th anniversary of the enforcement of the Armed Forces Special Forces Act (AFSPA) in the state of... ...

http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=sl&nid=12543
Africa sets deadline for free-trade area as regional blocs come together

26 June 2015 The Continent: For years African leaders have been touting the dream of greater continental integration, with a vision of people... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/africaweekly/AfricaWeeklyDetail.html?cmaid=84929&mmacmaid=84930&volumeno=IV&issueno=42

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