ISLAMABAD: Foreign Secretary Aizaz Chaudhry said that as per United Nations resolution right to self-determination was Kashmir’s undeniable right and the Kashmir dispute should be resolved as per the US resolutions.
Talking to media in Islamabad, he strongly condemned the unprovoked firing of India forces at Line of Control (LoC).
He said that the issue of Kashmir was one of the oldest disputes pending in the United Nations, which should be resolved in light of world body’s resolutions. Chaudhry said that the world body should play its due role in resolution of Kashmir issue for lasting peace in the region by ascertaining wishes of the people Kashmir.
To a question, the Foreign Secretary said Indian unprovoked firing on the Line of Control and the Working Boundary was unfortunate, which should be stopped immediately.
He said Islamabad always abide by the ceasefire agreement with New Delhi, but India always resorted to unprovoked firing, even on civilian population and Pakistan is compelled to respond. He said it is hoped that United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) will submit their report over ceasefire violations by India on LoC and the working boundary.
He said that Pakistan was preparing dossiers about India’s intervention in Pakistan and arrest of a serving Indian intelligence office Kalboshan, which would be submitted to UN General Secretary.