Thursday, 19 September 2019, 11:52:26 pm
UN Chief again urges India & Pakistan to resolve Kashmir dispute through dialogue
September 12, 2019

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UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has urged India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir dispute through dialogue. 

Briefing newsmen in New York, spokesman of the UN Secretary General Stephane Dujarric said the Secretary General had repeatedly met with Pakistani and Indian officials in recent weeks in a bid to calm tension between the nuclear-armed powers.  

He said the UN Secretary General remains very concerned about any potential escalation between India and Pakistan over the situation.

The UN Secretary General appealed to both India and Pakistan to deal with the issue through dialogue and as the situation in Occupied Kashmir can only be solved with the full respect of human rights.

 

(NNR/Abdul Rehman)