Shah Mehmood Qureshi condemns violence against Kashmiris

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Tuesday strongly condemned the blatant violence by Indian security forces against Kashmiri people that claimed scores of innocent lives since June.

Commenting on the ongoing situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK), the Foreign Minister urged India to exercise restraint and, instead of resorting to violence and procrastination, work towards finding a solution to the Jammu and Kashmir dispute in accordance with the relevant UN resolution and aspirations of Kashmiris.

He expressed Pakistan’s unequivocal solidarity with the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

He reiterated that Pakistan will continue to extend its political, moral and diplomatic support to the people of Jammu and Kashmir for their right to self-determination.