Kashmir ‘abuses’ to be in spotlight at today’s Cabinet’s meeting
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said no power can “deter us” from supporting “our Kashmiri brethren in their just and legitimate struggle” for the exercise of their right to self-determination guaranteed to them by the UN resolutions.
He expressed this resolve while talking to Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan in Islamabad on Thursday.
Nawaz Sharif said Jammu and Kashmir dispute is an unfinished agenda of the partition of the sub-continent.
He said no external force has the capability or capacity to challenge the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Pakistan.
The Prime Minister said “we have the best Armed Forces in the world and we are proud of that and above all, the entire nation is standing behind our valiant forces.”
He also discussed with Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan the present security situation discussed at length.
In the wake of the “unprovoked aggression of Indian security forces across the Line of Control, and situation in Jammu and Kashmir, the Prime Minister has decided to convene Cabinet meeting on Friday.
Besides, Nawaz Sharif will discuss the evolving situation after his UN General Assembly’s visit and constructive bilateral meetings with various world leaders and UN Secretary General to consolidate the gains during the visit.
It has also been decided to convene a meeting of the National Security Committee on Tuesday with special invitation to all the Chief Ministers to deliberate at length the emerging scenario across the Line of Control and “brutal state oppression in occupied Kashmir.”
A joint session of the Parliament will be convened on Wednesday to reaffirm the national resolve for safeguarding the sovereignty and preserving the territorial integrity of the motherland against any kind of external or internal threat as well as reiterating the moral, political, and diplomatic support to the people of Kashmir.