Dua Kanwal in “Experts” covered these topics:
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Saturday said there could be no lasting peace in South Asia without a just settlement of Kashmir dispute based on the UN Security Council resolutions and as per the will of the Kashmiri people.
Delivering his speech in Urdu language for the first time at the General Debate of the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly, he said it was a matter of concern for the international community that India had sponsored terrorism and aggression against all its neighbors.
He said Pakistan desired a relationship with India based on sovereign equality and mutual respect. “We seek resolution of disputes through a serious and comprehensive dialogue that covers all issues of concern. We were to meet on the sidelines of this UNGA session to talk about all issues with India- India called off dialogue the third time for the Modi’s Government – each time on flimsy grounds,”
A chopper carrying AJK Prime Minister (PM) Raja Farooq Haider and some members of his cabinet was attacked by the Indian army from across the Line of Control (LoC) on Sunday.