Release Mushtaq

From Amnesty International: “Free 14 Year Old Boy From Jail in India

Mushtaq Ahmad Sheikh was arrested after allegedly being a part of a large mob throwing stones at police and security forces in the Kashmir Valley. His family only learned of his arrest after locals saw him in a police vehicle. He is currently being held in Kot Bhalwal Jail, which has no special accommodations for children. Urge Kashmiri authorities to end Mushtaq’s detention without charge or trial immediately, and if charged with a criminal offense, Mushtaq be treated in accordance with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and be held and tried in special facilities for children…



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