Anwar Iqbal (Senior Journalist): During his visit to the United States, Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar ul Haq Kakar has strongly emphasized the Kashmir issue. He effectively drew attention to this matter through numerous interviews with global media outlets and in his address at the 78th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Furthermore, the assassination of Indian Sikh leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar has shed light on India's actions. Pakistan has demonstrated a sincere approach in managing the Afghan situation. Both the Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister have affirmed their commitment to respecting Afghan sovereignty and have urged the caretaker Afghan government to take measures to prevent militant organizations from using their territory against Pakistan.
Dr. Zahid Anwar Khan (IR Expert): Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar, in his address to the United Nations General Assembly, reiterated Pakistan's unwavering position regarding Kashmir. Pakistan has consistently supported the Kashmiri people's right to self-determination. It has been emphasized that India is responsible for human rights violations in the Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The unresolved Kashmir dispute poses a potential threat to regional peace. It is acknowledged that when a nation makes decisions, it does so considering its capabilities and limitations. Pakistan is actively exploring all available avenues, including engagement with the United Nations and the Organization of Islamic Countries, in its pursuit of securing the right to self-determination for the Kashmiri people.