United States Congress held a special hearing on October 22, 2019, on the human rights situation in IOK and India’s post-August 5, 2019, actions. The Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia, who represented the Trump Administration at the hearing, underlined that India had not allowed US diplomats to visit Kashmir. She told the Congressional committee, “We are concerned about the detention of local politicians We have been very persistent and urgent.”

The hearing can be watched at the following link:-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1k8UH4v-mv4

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