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International Day of the Disappeared

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"Every year The International Day of the Disappeared is celebrated on August 30 to draw attention to the fate of individuals imprisoned at places and under poor conditions unknown to their relatives and/or legal representatives." Photograph: Shahid Tantray By Dr. Khalid Rehman Hakeem [I] am around seven thousand miles away from my home land, yet like any other son of the soil; my homeland is always surrounding my heart and soul. Parents, friends, relatives and all nears and dears. But how can I forget those who were snatched from their mothers and sisters, whose children are registered as orphans in some