United Nation (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

Guterrers shows concern over situation in occupied Kashmir

Monitoring Desk

NEW YORK: United Nation (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has voiced concern over the situation in occupied Kashmir and demanded to resolve the issues through peaceful dialogues.

UN Chief, who will travel to India on Monday (today), encouraged positive dialogue to peacefully resolve disagreements.

It will be his first visit to the South Asian country as head of the UN, he will meet President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on October 3.

Addressing the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York, Minister for Foreign Affairs Shah Mehmood Qureshi had discussed the unresolved Kashmir issue. He had pointed out that the issue poses a great threat to peace and stability in the South Asian region.

The Pakistani foreign minister had further said India must stop human rights violations in occupied Kashmir and stop ceasefire violations across the Line of Control.

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