PM leaves today for New York to address UNGA

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif will leave today for United Nations to highlight the continuing grave violations of human rights by the occupation forces in the Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. 

Foreign Office in a statement said Prime Minister will call upon the international community and the United Nations to live up to their promise of the right to self-determination of the people of Jammu and Kashmir in accordance with the relevant UN Security Council resolutions.

The Prime Minister is leading a Pakistan delegation in the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly and will speak on Pakistan’s position, role and contribution on key international issues on Wednesday.

The Prime Minister will also participate in the high-level meeting of the General Assembly to address Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants and the Leaders’ Summit on Refugees.

The Prime Minister will also urge the international community to devote adequate political attention and support for the voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees from Pakistan and their sustainable reintegration in Afghanistan.

On the sidelines of the UNGA, the Prime Minister will hold bilateral meetings with a number of world leaders, including the UN Secretary General. -Radio Pakistan