Sartaj Aziz News
ISLAMABAD: Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has
said Pakistan is ready to resume meaningful dialogue with India
to resolve all outstanding issues including the dispute of Jammu
and Kashmir through comprehensive and composite talks.
Expressing his views at Senate, Sartaj Aziz told the session about t
he steps taken in light of the guidelines and recommendation sent
by Senate Committee of the Whole. He called for urgent restoration of back
channel talks with India.
He also said Pakistan has also welcomed UN Secretary General’s offer to use his
good offices to resume dialogue between the two countries. He also said Pakistan
is committed to respect the understanding reached between the two countries
in 2003 to observe ceasefire on LoC.
Sartaj Aziz further said India has committed over three hundred ceasefire violations
in this year alone and our forces are giving befitting response. He also said India
is trying to divert world attention from the atrocities being committed in
Occupied Kashmir by increasing escalation with Pakistan.
He also said voices are also being raised from within the Indian society against
Narendra Modi’s extremist and anti-Pakistan policies. The adviser also said the
international community including the OIC is taking notice of grave human
rights violations in the Occupied Kashmir.
Moreover, he said OIC has also request the Indian authorities to allow its fact finding
mission on human right violations in the held valley but New Delhi is not
allowing that mission.
He also said Pakistan wants peace in the region and fighting terrorism. He said there
is no room for non-state actor Pakistan’s soil against any country. He said India
cannot revoke Indus Water Treaty unilaterally.