Yesterday at UN Geneva had useful meetings with Kevin Whelan, Amnesty & Saman Zia-Zarifi ICJ (Int Comm of Jurists). Apprised them of r work on HRs in Pak; expressed our concerns about IOJK & India; appreciated their reports on same; heard their concerns & promised to address them2
The formation of a comprehensive team to undertake intra-Afghan talks seems almost improbable under the current impasse which may also impact the effectiveness of the expected ‘seven-day reduction in violence deal’, read @hussainkashifGB latest article https://t.co/fvDon2zAkD
Zainab Alert Bill, Prohibition of Corporal Punishment Bill, ICT Rights of Persons with Disability Bill and Domestic Violence (Prevention and Protection) Bills approved in the year 2019-20.
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Someone should have informed the drafters of the statement that the US is busy negotiating with Haqqani network ldrs and one of then is now also op ed writer in NYT!
A request to Pakistanis:
Do not take the bait.
Do not engage in exchanges with India’s violent Hindu extremists.
Do not curse or attack their religion.
Do not allow social media to become the venue for their justification of their violence.
Do not feed their hatred.