Shahbaz Sharif’s big statement in the UN General Assembly
Pakistan wants peace from all neighboring countries including India: Shahbaz Sharif
Big talk about Jammu and Kashmir issue
United Nations. Pakistan Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif said that Pakistan wants peace with all its neighbors including India, but lasting peace and stability in South Asia depends on a proper and permanent solution to the Kashmir issue. Addressing a high-level session of the United Nations General Assembly, Sharif claimed that India’s “illegal and unilateral” move on August 5, 2019 to change the special status of Jammu and Kashmir has further undermined the prospects of peace and Tension has flared up.
He said, ‘We want peace with all our neighbors including India. Permanent peace and stability in South Asia depends on a proper and permanent solution to the Jammu and Kashmir issue. Sharif said, “I think this is the right time when India should clearly understand the message that both the countries are armed with weapons. War is not an option. Only peaceful dialogue can resolve these issues so that the world becomes more peaceful in the times to come.
Increased military deployment in Jammu and Kashmir: Sharif
Sharif said Delhi has increased its military deployment in Jammu and Kashmir, making it the most militarized region in the world. He said that the Pakistani people have stood with the Kashmiris and will continue to stand by them. He said he was ready to come forward to hold talks “with our Indian counterparts” so that “our generations do not suffer and we can use our resources to mitigate our sufferings and face floods and cloudburst incidents”. To be able to spend on construction of structures.
Gentry “I have assured the world forum that Pakistan stands by its commitment to peace in South Asia. India should take appropriate steps to create an environment for fruitful dialogue. India has told Pakistan many times that Jammu and Kashmir was, is and will remain an integral part of it. Sharif said India and Pakistan should not waste their resources trying to buy more ammunition and fuel tensions. Regarding Afghanistan, he said that by isolating the interim government of Afghanistan at this time, the suffering of the Afghan people can increase. On terrorism, Sharif said Pakistan shares the concern of the international community about the threat posed by major terrorist groups operating out of Afghanistan.
Tags: India and Pakistan
FIRST PUBLISHED : September 24, 2022, 03:37 IST