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Yasin Malik

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written question – answered on 11th June 2019.

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Photo of Holly Lynch Holly Lynch Labour, Halifax

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will he seek assurances from his Indian counterpart that Kashmiri activist Yasin Malik will receive a fair trial following his arrest in April 2019.

Photo of Mark Field Mark Field Minister of State

​It is not for the UK to comment on or intervene in an independent judicial process in another country. However, the British Government does encourage all states, including India, to ensure that their domestic laws meet international standards for free and fair trials. We will continue to monitor the case.

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