Frontline Defenders Issue Alert Supporting Chatterji, Imroz, and Kashmir Tribunal
25 June 2008
Frontline Defenders, an organization committed to protecting human rights defenders who work non-violently "for any or all of the rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights", has issued an urgent action alert regarding the harassment of Professor Chatterji, Advocate Imroz, and the Kashmir Tribunal team:
Frontline Defender's Leadership Council includes: Hannan Ashrawi, Founder and Secretary General of the Palestinian
Initiative for the Promotion of Global Dialogue and Democracy.
The Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of the Tibetan people.
Indai Lourdes, Founder and former Executive Director of the Asian Centre
for Women's Human Rights.
Desmond Tutu, Anglican archbishop and opponent of apartheid.
Should you wish to send an appeal letter, please copy the Tribunal at tribunal [at] kashmirprocess [dot] org and
khurramparvez [at] yahoo [dot] com.
For immediate contact with the authorities, the following contact information may be useful:
Office of the President of India
Email: presidentofindia [at] rb [dot] nic [dot in
Minister of Home Affairs
Mr. Shivraj Patil
Email: svpatil [at] sansad [dot] nic [dot] in
Ministry of External Affairs
Phone: 0091 23737623, 23737657, 23011165
Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir
Mr. Ghulam Nabi Azad
Again, thank you for your continued support for the Tribunal and its work for justice and human rights in Indian-administered Kashmir.