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COAS, UN Chief Discuss Regional Security, Kashmir Issue

RAWALPINDI: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday met with Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa and discussed various issues including Kashmir.

According to the statement issued by the ISPR, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres visited General Headquarters (GHQ) and met with the army chief as the issues related to the regional security including Kashmir and Afghanistan came under discussion.

Talking on the occasion, Antonio Guterres said that Kashmir issue should be resolved as per UN resolutions as Pakistan played a vital role in the war against terrorism.

He hailing Pakistan said that UN thanked Pakistan for allowing UN military observers to visit Kashmir as Pakistan’s role to improve security is laudable.

The UN chief thanked Pakistan for full access given to United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) in Kashmir, and commended improved security situation in Pakistan and its positive efforts towards regional peace and stability.

Speaking on the occasion, the army chief said Pakistan remains committed and determined to achieve a stable, peaceful and normalized country.

During the meeting, matters of mutual interests, overall regional security situation including Afghan refugees issue, Afghan reconciliation process and Kashmir dispute came under discussion.